As of January 1, 2016, Gapers Block has ceased publication. The site will remain up in archive form. Please visit Third Coast Review, a new site by several GB alumni.
 Thank you for your readership and contributions over the past 12-plus years. 


Thursday, August 13

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Microlending service Kiva recently launched Kiva Zip, providing zero-interest loans to companies and organizations with social impact. There are seven Chicago area projects currently seeking funds, including an after-school chess program, a Bridgeport bike shop, a transportation service giving ex-offenders jobs, and FoGB Resketch.

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