my friend susie gave me a gift card to kiva.org for a going away present. and it was so amazing. so kiva is a non profit that is trying to alleviate poverty by connecting people willing to give loans with hardworking families, farmers, and entrepreneurs around the world who need a little boost. it's an amazing organization and has already made $268 million in loans since 2005. pretty cool if you ask me.
i spent a ton of time looking at all the profiles and could hardly begin to pick just one, so i picked four and had some of my friends help me pick the best one. i decided on Angel Miguel Pena Puente.
my heart melted when i read the following in his profile: