Kiva Founder Says Personal Engagement Is Key to Changing the World

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Global Atlanta
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The $10 million without any strings attached was tempting, Jessica Jackley told the more than 200 attendees at a Feb. 12 lecture held at Kennesaw State University.

At the time of the offer, Ms. Jackley, co-founder of the micro-lending website kiva.org, was on a roll since her imaginative leap of 2005 to create the first person-to-person online micro-lending website.