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Lending teams are self-organized groups where members can connect with one another and rally around shared lending goals.
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- 14,038 members have lent $12,672,925 in 338,353 loansWorldwide Category: Friends Team since: Aug, 2008We loan because: Pure and undefiled religion before God the Father is this: to care for orphans and widows in their misfortune and to keep oneself unstained by the world. (Jam. 1:27)8,035 members have lent $2,653,675 in 96,844 loansAtlanta, GA Category: Friends Team since: Oct, 2009We loan because: We care.5 members have lent $355,200 in 11,911 loansnyc Category: Friends Team since: Aug, 2009821 members have lent $266,350 in 9,558 loansAmerica Category: Friends Team since: Sep, 2008We loan because: I am helping my fellow wealthy American friends lighten their swollen pockets to help the rest of the world prosper.53 members have lent $193,500 in 7,485 loansEverywhere Category: Friends Team since: May, 2011We loan because: We want to Make A Difference for 100,000 people together.52 members have lent $156,700 in 1,865 loansThe world! Category: Friends Team since: Aug, 2008We loan because: Micro credits and minimuffins makes the world a little better!539 members have lent $131,925 in 4,672 loansCalifornia Category: Friends Team since: May, 2009We loan because: For as little as $25, we can help women entrepreneurs right in our own backyard.101 members have lent $104,975 in 3,755 loansEurope Category: Friends Team since: Nov, 2008We loan because: it's an efficient way to help people who have no access to credit, to grow their business and have a better life.24 members have lent $98,075 in 177 loansUK and beyond Category: Friends Team since: May, 2011We loan because: we want to help people to help themselves. I can help manage this system as I know you are all very busy people! :) I have had zero losses in several years and know wheres good to invest your funds. If you are nervous I…213 members have lent $92,025 in 3,397 loansCategory: Friends Team since: Nov, 2009We loan because: We'd like to make a difference.