As a trading arm of the community development trust Kivo e-biz has been trading online selling peoples goods for close to seventeen years. Although not a registered charity itself any profits it made was donated to the development trust which is a charity.

After years at wheel Stephanie Hryschko, along with long standing volunteer Arthur Whiteway took the decision to retire and its lone employee moved onto university.

It was initially decided to close altogether at the end of March 2022, however after a coupe of people expressed an interest in keeping it going, it may yet continue, although in pastures new as it will no longer be a trading arm of the trust or be located at the trust offices.