Sunday Read: Kiva wine lovers group

For those of you, dear readers, who do not follow Oliver’s excellent wine blog called The Winegetter (which, believe me, you definitely should as he has tons of wine knowledge, a very pleasant writing style, great content and basically all that you ever wanted to know about Riesling), I would like to invite you to read his post that I reblogged here. While it is wine inspired, it also provides plenty of information about Micro Lending and a Micro Lending team that was founded by Oliver under the name “Wine Lovers Unite”. I found it an incredibly interesting read.

the winegetter

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Disclaimer: I entered into a tentative agreement with the online wine retailer Wine Chateau under which they sponsor two of my posts per month. Wine Chateau has no influence on the topic I select for the post or its content. Opinions expressed are all mine.

This Sunday, some things are different. First of all, as I am sure you noticed, Wine Chateau has offered to sponsor two of my posts per month. I was going back and forth a bit on this one, but ultimately I liked that they were willing to give me some money for this without any influence on the content of my posts. Also, I had an idea on what to do with the money which I think could be a cool thing to do:

Some of you might know that I am an active lender on the micro…

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6 thoughts on “Sunday Read: Kiva wine lovers group

  1. alisitaliankitchen

    A little behind in blogging this week but catching up! This was definitely very informative information and I love Riesling! Will have to check out ‘The Winegetter!’

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  2. ChgoJohn

    Sounds like a great way to help people help themselves, Stefano. Although I’ve heard of micro-lending, I don’t recall if Kiva was the organization that was highlighted. I need to look into it more. Thanks for sharing the information.

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