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5,452 lending teams in the "Businesses" category
  • Poverty2Prosperity.org - Poverty-Escape

    Poverty2Prosperity.org - Poverty-Escape

    3,113 members have lent $3,069,225 in 97,155 loans
    San Francisco Bay Area CA Category: Businesses Team since: Aug, 2008
    We loan because: Poverty2Prosperity.org (P2P) is all about Poverty-Escape. Please join our fun team and put Poverty-Escape in the lead! See how to get your I'm a Kiva Loaner Bracelet and more by participating on Team P2P - visit…
  • Tieks by Gavrieli

    Tieks by Gavrieli

    1 members have lent $2,588,900 in 17,869 loans
    Los Angeles Category: Businesses Team since: Jan, 2012
    We loan because: To empower women all over the world.
  • Research Now

    Research Now

    1,281 members have lent $1,779,000 in 22,203 loans
    Category: Businesses Team since: Jun, 2012
    We loan because: We are commited to creating a better world and making a positive difference. We strive to be socially responsible and contribute to the welfare and interests of the greater society in which we operate.
  • Dermalogica

    Dermalogica

    1,032 members have lent $1,102,725 in 39,827 loans
    Worldwide Category: Businesses Team since: Jul, 2010
    We loan because: NEWS! In honor of International Women's Day, if you join our team, then make a loan and credit our team, we'll match your loan with one of our own!!*

    We believe in the multiplier effect of…
  • Intel Small Things Challenge

    Intel Small Things Challenge

    701 members have lent $462,575 in 12,942 loans
    Worldwide Category: Businesses Team since: Aug, 2008
    We loan because: Every small, individual action can make a big difference -- especially if millions participate. A modest micro-loan will give an entrepreneur a hand-up to start a new business and provide for his or her family.
  • Friends of Mission Belt Co

    Friends of Mission Belt Co

    30 members have lent $445,000 in 17,776 loans
    Newport Beach, California Category: Businesses Team since: Apr, 2013
    We loan because: We want to give people a hand up, not a hand out, so that they can become self-sufficient and break the poverty cycle.
  • EY

    EY

    341 members have lent $283,425 in 8,108 loans
    Global Category: Businesses Team since: Sep, 2008
    We loan because: Kiva is well-aligned with what we see as EY's broader corporate responsibility, which is to put our people‚Äôs workplace skills toward making a difference in our communities around the world. We recognize the power…
  • The Microlending Fund

    The Microlending Fund

    105 members have lent $280,825 in 9,459 loans
    Portland, Oregon Category: Businesses Team since: Jul, 2010
    We loan because: We believe, through education and knowledge, we can make Kiva a common mode of charity for businesses.
  • Beach Money

    Beach Money

    102 members have lent $280,250 in 3,249 loans
    Chicago, IL Category: Businesses Team since: Sep, 2008
    We loan because: It inspires us and unites us!
    We are living in Peace, creating Magnificence, leaving a Legacy!
  • Dermalogica Canada

    Dermalogica Canada

    132 members have lent $229,725 in 9,022 loans
    Toronto Category: Businesses Team since: Nov, 2010
    We 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…