Most small business owners can identify with the challenges of getting financing to start a business, to grow a business, to fund a project, or launch a product. It is even more difficult by the fact that many brand-new entrepreneurs are often turned down for business loans by traditional banks. Even loans funded by the Small Business Administration, which are typically more accessible, are hard to receive due to the high competition. While there is no short, easy road to getting financing, there are other avenues that business owners can consider. One such program is Kiva Pittsburgh.