Why This Belt Startup Is Donating $1.5 Million in Loans to Entrepreneurs in Developing Countries

It doesn’t take a lot of brain power to guess what Mission Belt does–its name says it all. The belt startup, which has a charitable mission to fight hunger and poverty, hit a huge milestone in pursuit of that objective. The Orem, Utah-based company has lent $1.5 million, or 60,000 micro-loans, to small business owners around the world, the company announced Monday. The startup partnered with Kiva, a nonprofit that lets people lend money to low-income entrepreneurs in developing countries, when it launched in 2012.

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