Lending Teams: Connect with Kiva's lender community
Join a Lending Team and get to know Kiva's vibrant community of active and inspiring lenders.
Lending Teams are self-organized groups where members connect with each other and rally around shared lending goals.
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- 1 members have lent $83,000 in 3,287 loansCategory: Other Team since: Sep, 2008
- 88 members have lent $81,500 in 3,142 loansUSA Category: Other Team since: Sep, 2008We loan because: We love to make changes.
- 91 members have lent $80,050 in 2,962 loansThe World Category: Other Team since: Sep, 2008We loan because: As an international culture group, we know quite intimately the reality of our global interconnectedness. We are brothers and sisters, and we are one another’s keepers. Some of us are in need of a loan, and some of us…
- 40 members have lent $75,350 in 2,803 loansGlobal Category: Other Team since: Jan, 2010We loan because: This will help to build and create wealth for those who have the initiative to do so.
- 69 members have lent $66,950 in 2,395 loansGlobal Category: Other Team since: Aug, 2009
- 37 members have lent $61,425 in 2,263 loansThe Internet Category: Other Team since: Jun, 2010We loan because: It's not like we have girls to spend the money on.
- 95 members have lent $59,750 in 2,331 loansCategory: Other Team since: Jul, 2009
- 11 members have lent $56,475 in 2,247 loansCategory: Other Team since: May, 2010We loan because: it is imperative that we take action to change the current state of global poverty. When we all “chip in”, that change happens faster and has a greater impact in lifting people out of poverty and towards economic…
- 34 members have lent $52,900 in 2,025 loansTanzania Category: Other Team since: Dec, 2011We loan because: Stop the slaughtering of albinos in Tanzania and the sinister trade of their body parts for use in witchcraft rituals.
Albinism is a genetically inherited disorder. Sufferers are afflicted by an absence…
- 84 members have lent $45,550 in 1,272 loansLos Angeles Category: Other Team since: Sep, 2008We loan because: We believe that empowerment through entrepeneurship is the most powerful form of change possible. It elevates families and communities at all levels, promotes equality of opportunity, and gives hope through…