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.
Start a team and invite your friends. Or join an existing team below.
- 756 members have lent $602,975 in 21,631 loansJapan Category: Local Area Team since: Sep, 2008We loan because: we feel that we can help the world, one person at a time.
- 510 members have lent $599,225 in 22,979 loansUnited States of America Category: Other Team since: Sep, 2009We loan because: We all have what it takes to be healthy - happy - contributing members of our communities. Check out our Colorado walking community at Walk2Connect.com and our 2010 walk across the USA at KivaWalk.com
- 503 members have lent $583,350 in 21,637 loansDenmark Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008We loan because: All human beings are born free and equal in dignity and rights. They are endowed with reason and conscience and should act towards one another in a spirit of brotherhood.
(Article 1 of United Nations…
- 1,491 members have lent $548,750 in 19,343 loansInternational Category: Common Interest Team since: Aug, 2008We loan because: We want the world to be a better place.
- 677 members have lent $534,600 in 16,186 loansAustin, TX Category: Local Area Team since: Sep, 2008We loan because: We are big-hearted Texans and citizens of the world who enjoy sharing our prosperity and making a positive difference in the world.
- 326 members have lent $515,650 in 18,478 loansQuebec Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008We loan because: We want to help.
Nous voulons aider.
- 823 members have lent $499,350 in 16,073 loansWorldwide Category: Businesses Team since: Jul, 2010We loan because: We believe in the multiplier effect of supplying capital to women - supporting a woman in opening or growing a business enables her to buy food and housing for her family, send her children to school, and contribute to…
- 719 members have lent $497,325 in 14,977 loansworldwide Category: Religious Congregations Team since: Aug, 2008We loan because: We believe in:
**The inherent worth and dignity of every person
**Justice, equity and compassion in human relations
**Acceptance of one another and encouragement to spiritual growth in our…
- 597 members have lent $496,750 in 17,886 loansCalgary, Alberta, Canada Category: Local Area Team since: Sep, 2008We loan because: Living in such a great city as Calgary with all the opportunities that entails, surely we can make an effort to help others less fortunate. We all can make a big difference with just a small loan.
- 570 members have lent $493,150 in 17,667 loansEspaña (Spain) Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008We loan because: Kiva ofrece un medio ideal para participar activamente en el apoyo a emprendedores sin recursos que no pueden acceder a los canales normales de financiación y que, gracias a los micro-créditos, pueden desarrollar una…