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Democratizing access to capital to all Puerto Ricans

big wins



total $3.6M

Food & beverage

Anchor 1

Through the 0% Kiva loans, we have deployed $400,000 to the entrepreneurs in the industry

B Restaurant Solutions provides training for food business owners and gastronomic entrepreneurs. Through the online store you will find digital documents to facilitate the operational processes.

B Restaurant Solutions

Cool Hope is an ice cream shop dedicated to making high quality butters with a great variety of flavors. From the typical Caribbean flavors like passion fruit and coconut to the traditional ones like chocolate and vanilla, you will surely find your new favorite ice cream here. Curious about our honey-lavender special? Try it, you will be surprised!

Cool Hope

“The Chip for your Dip” - Tortilla Chips Doña Lola are made with organic corn, free of preservatives, and seasoned with Puerto Rican sea salt.


At Molcajete Foods we make corn tortillas and tortilla chips under the brand name Tortillas Doña Lola.

Molcajete Foods

Artsy Pops, ice pops with creative and different flavors. Find our products in the urban area of Carolina, where we offer an extensive menu in addition to popsicles; coffee, lunches, pastries and much more. You can also order from our online  store for pick-up or delivery and purchase our
merchandise. Soon we will be shipping to the USA. We have some carts and a “vintage Volky” to bring ice pops to your events in a fun and different way.

Artsy Pops

Escape Pastry Shop specializes in desserts for the whole family with lots
of love. We use the best ingredients to make these
flavors uniquely for you.

Escape Pastry Shop

The Sangria's essence contains authentic Caribbean flavors thanks to the mixture of local exotic fruits, such as parcha, guava and fruits of the forest. We also have wine of extraordinary quality. Néctar del Alba
is a premium sangria that brings you closer to the splendor of nature and refreshes your soul.

Sangría Néctar del Alba

Bruja Coffee is small company run by women. We buy coffee from small farms in Puerto Rico, Colombia, Peru, and Costa Rica. We roast coffee in
small quantities and only work with organic coffee.

Bruja Coffee Co.

Comida Restaurativa is dedicated to the production of plant-based foods. Our main focus is the quality of the ingredients, most of our ingredients come from local and organic farms. We want to ensure that our food is healthy, free of chemicals that are toxic to our health and the health of the soil where they are grown. In addition, we consider the freshness and nutritional density that the crops from our organic farms ensure to us so that our bodies receive the best source of energy and restoration. We believe that our food helps to prevent and/or heal diseases which contributes to a better quality of life.

Comida Restaurativa

Block Farms are urban farms of high-production for hydroponic cultivation in shipping containers. You can grow fresh produce, mainly vegetables, fruits, and aromatic herbs, anywhere, regardless of the time of year or the weather conditions.

At Block Farms  we know that the solution to the growing demand in the food industry comes hand in hand with hydroponic crops in specialized containers, capable of being implemented almost anywhere, this includes the ability to bring agriculture to large cities, and also to areas that are naturally not intended for this purpose as arid zones, thanks to the controlled air conditioning capacity of the containers that we implement.

Block Farms

khokhitos makes traditional holiday beverages in a variety of flovor and sizes. 

Enjoy our wide variety of flavors and sizes of this
traditional beverage made in Puerto Rico.

Khokhitos Artesanales Puerto Rrico

Mixx and Somm is a subscription box to be received monthly with three bottles of wine or with the necessary ingredients to achieve a cocktail and the ability to replicate it up to 15 times.

Mixx & Somm


Anchor 2

Our developing industries are leveraging the use of technology to innovate and make their services and products accessible to their local and international customers. In times like these, it is imperative to support such innovation, which is why we have deployed over $50,000 through our 0% interest loans


Our mission is to make education accessible to professionals around the world by providing strategic leadership tools to increase productivity and
professional and/or personal growth.

LeadUp Labs

Musicasa is a platform that helps emerging and independent musicians to obtain greater visibility through intimate virtual experiences. Our main experience is intimate concerts where the audience and artist can enjoy an hour of music, dialogue where celebration, culture, and community reign.


You no longer have to leave your home for lab tests,
LabbGo comes to you. When you submit your lab order, we schedule an appointment to take the samples at your home or work. We will then email the results to you.

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Funsciencestic! Promoting education in a fun way todevelop scientific and research skills from an early age. Kit of materials to investigate and apply STEAM concepts.


Transformate con Yoga is an online yoga and coaching studio designed to inspire you to live purposefully and help awaken your personal power with tools that improve your quality of life.

Our online membership program includes live yoga classes, a portal with recorded classes divided by topic and time, meditations, podcasts, wellness tutorials and a supportive community to help you achieve your health goals.

Transformate con Yoga

creative Industries

Anchor 3

Puerto Rican talent is not lacking in global recognition, and the cultural and creative industries on the island are in full development. This is how we see it in Causa Local, which is why we have deployed over $100,000 to creative and cultural enterprises through our Kida loans.

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Tropical Papaya is a platform for sexual education and empowerment. We aspire to break the paradigms around female sexuality, and the fears imposed on women by a society in which it is frowned upon to enjoy bodily and sexuality freely.

Papaya Tropical

Stickers + T-shirts + Pins designed 100% in Puerto Rico. Our products are made for people who are conscious of Mental Health and Self Love.

Let our products inspire and remind you how incredible and capable you are!

Candid Society

El Mundo de los Muñecos / Puppetworld Inc. is a three-generation family business dedicated to the use of puppet theater as an educational resource.
Our mission is to educate children and young people to recognize their intellectual and creative capacity; and to serve as agents of good and peace.

El Mundo de los Muñecos

Isleñas is a footwear brand established and manufactured with ethical practices in Puerto Rico. Launching with espadrilles in 2018, we have simple goals: look good, feel good, do good.

We focus on offering comfortable and sophisticated footwear of high quality, design and manufacture; without forgetting the celebration and expression through the use of color that characterizes our culture.


Andrea Cruz is a conceptual artist. From each project, new ways of spreading her music through merchandise surrounding her songs and poetry are born. Andrea Cruz has her albums, shirts, bags, stickers and
every now and then a limited edition of the project she is working on.

No Toquemos Tierra

Share the Chair, L3C is provides communication and storytelling services, supporting non-profit organizations, small businesses, and independent artists.
We are dedicated to making the talent that exists in our communities visible through the art of storytelling. We offer services in Content Marketing, Media Relations, Commercial Voiceover and Music

Share the Chair, L3C