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Pearson with Kiva

Pearson with Kiva

Biography

Pearson is the world’s learning company, with over 35,000 employees in more than 70 countries helping people of all ages to make measurable progress in their lives.

In May 2015, Pearson launched a 2-year partnership with Kiva, the world’s first online lending platform with a mission to connect people through lending to alleviate poverty. To date, we’ve reached $1.3M in loans to 31,000+ Kiva borrowers in 78 countries, with 40% of employees globally participating in the initiative. Pearson’s partnership with Kiva enables us to integrate social impact into our culture, and help learners and entrepreneurs in our local communities and all over the world. With micro-loans, we are making a macro-impact together as an organisation. See our impact to date here: https://www.kiva.org/team/pearson