kiva http://michiganradio.org en Some Flint entrepreneurs are getting a helping hand http://michiganradio.org/post/some-flint-entrepreneurs-are-getting-helping-hand <p>Small Flint entrepreneurs are getting a boost from a new micro-lending program.</p><p></p><p>The group, KIVA.org, uses its website to link small business owners with individuals willing to loan them a small amount of money to get their business started.</p><p></p><p>Elizabeth Garlow is with Michigan Corps.&nbsp;&nbsp; She says the future success of the KIVA Flint program depends on local people getting involved.</p><p></p> Sat, 11 May 2013 18:19:00 +0000 Steve Carmody 12520 at http://michiganradio.org Some Flint entrepreneurs are getting a helping hand