Employee
Engagement

Connecting employees around a shared purpose

Employees want opportunities to make a difference and be part of something bigger than themselves. We partner with organizations to develop customized and turnkey employee engagement programs, enabling employees to lend a hand and empower individuals, families, and communities across the globe.

Benefits

Global connections

Appeal to your customers around the world

Maximized funds

Invest once and run multiple campaigns through a revolving loan fund

Integrated analytics

Comprehensive campaign data reporting

Easy-to-use tech platform

Make a difference in 5 clicks or less

How We Do It

Kiva Credits

Offer free credits to your employees that allow them to lend to a borrower of their choice

Kiva.org Loan Matching

Inspire your employees to act by matching loans on Kiva in the categories of their or your choice

Ready to Learn More?

Speak to a member of our team to see how we can tailor programs to your needs.

Employee Engagement Partnership Tiers

Partnership tiers offer increasing customization, benefits, and support in executing world-class engagement plans. No matter your plans, Kiva’s managed lending partnerships offer efficient and engaging tools for activating your audiences.

Bronze Tier

$50-$100K activations

2,500-7,500 employees

Partnership tiers start at a $50,000 activation minimum with Bronze tier benefits:

  • Access to a universal Kiva Credits landing page
  • Access to Kiva’s Employee Engagement Campaign Toolkit, including templates and best practices
  • Employee ambassador or “Lending Leader” toolkit and webinar
  • Participation in Match Days
  • Annual impact reports

Silver Tier

$100K – $250K activations

500,000 +customers

In addition to Bronze Tier benefits:

  • Customized Co-branded Landing Page
  • Kiva Campaign Manager support
  • Quarterly impact reports
  • Daily reports during campaign activation

Gold Tier

$125K – $500K activations

1M+customers

In addition to Silver Tier benefits:

  • User flow testing
  • CPG activation
  • Social media engagement
  • Channel performance report
  • Borrower details report
  • Engagement with Kiva community (borrowers, partners, speakers)

Platinum Tier

$500K – $2M activations

2M+ customers

In addition to Gold Tier benefits:

  • Increased social media activation
  • PR support
  • Engagement with Kiva community (CEO, Board)
  • Travel experience

Silver to Platinum tiers are particularly well suited for global brands with 500,000+ customer audiences and engagement goals across diverse geographies.

Partner Spotlight

HP

Kiva and Hewlett-Packard launched Matter to a Million, a 5-year global employee engagement partnership. They set up a $7 million fund to provide each of Hewlett-Packard’s 275,000+ global employees with a $25 credit to lend to a Kiva borrower. The goal was to have 10% of employees participate in the first campaign. By the end of their second campaign, nearly 50% of employees from over 100 countries had redeemed their $25 Kiva credit.

BlackRock

BlackRock believes their employees are their most valuable resource in creating lasting and meaningful social change. By partnering with Kiva, over 80% of BlackRock’s employees across 30 countries worldwide have made loans to help people in need establish a more secure financial footing. This remarkable employee participation was achieved through strong local champions, engaged office leadership and a permeating purpose-driven culture that motivates and inspires their 14,000 employees.

eBay

Kiva and eBay share a belief that the internet can be an empowering force that helps create opportunities for people across the globe. The partnership is a perfect match as it not only advances eBay Foundation’s mission to unleash the power of entrepreneurship to build economically vibrant and sustainable communities, but it also creates a direct people-to-people connection where real impact can be seen and felt by eBay’s employees.

Partner Spotlight

HP

Kiva and Hewlett-Packard launched Matter to a Million, a 5-year global employee engagement partnership. They set up a $7 million fund to provide each of Hewlett-Packard’s 275,000+ global employees with a $25 credit to lend to a Kiva borrower. The goal was to have 10% of employees participate in the first campaign. By the end of their second campaign, nearly 50% of employees from over 100 countries had redeemed their $25 Kiva credit.

BlackRock

BlackRock believes their employees are their most valuable resource in creating lasting and meaningful social change. By partnering with Kiva, over 80% of BlackRock’s employees across 30 countries worldwide have made loans to help people in need establish a more secure financial footing. This remarkable employee participation was achieved through strong local champions, engaged office leadership and a permeating purpose-driven culture that motivates and inspires their 14,000 employees.

eBay

Kiva and eBay share a belief that the internet can be an empowering force that helps create opportunities for people across the globe. The partnership is a perfect match as it not only advances eBay Foundation’s mission to unleash the power of entrepreneurship to build economically vibrant and sustainable communities, but it also creates a direct people-to-people connection where real impact can be seen and felt by eBay’s employees.