Be a Kiva Lender

I’m one, and you can be too:

From Kiva‘s “About Us” page , 24 February 2012:

We are a non-profit organization with a mission to connect people through lending to alleviate poverty. Leveraging the internet and a worldwide network of microfinance institutions, Kiva lets individuals lend as little as $25 to help create opportunity around the world. Learn more about how it works.

Continue reading

Hello world!

Welcome to my blog site!

Here, I’ll share my thoughts on some of the things I care about. I’ll share ideas, opinions, questions and stories. My approach will favor optimism, positivity and hope over cynicism, sarcasm, and mistrust. I hope to share stories that inspire and motivate, and I’d love to receive feedback and suggestions that share similar ideals.

Ferdi Scheepers
January 2011