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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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- 14,598 members have lent $14,809,700 in 373,865 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)8,199 members have lent $2,875,475 in 104,230 loansAtlanta, GA Category: Friends Team since: Oct, 2009We loan because: We care.5 members have lent $363,575 in 12,246 loansnyc Category: Friends Team since: Aug, 2009824 members have lent $283,375 in 10,208 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.57 members have lent $216,525 in 8,364 loansEverywhere Category: Friends Team since: May, 2011We loan because: We want to Make A Difference for 100,000 people together.56 members have lent $159,100 in 1,948 loansThe world! Category: Friends Team since: Aug, 2008We loan because: Micro credits and minimuffins makes the world a little better!547 members have lent $137,525 in 4,859 loansCalifornia Category: Friends Team since: May, 2009We loan because: For as little as $25, we can help women entrepreneurs right in our own backyard.102 members have lent $115,300 in 4,122 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.27 members have lent $98,100 in 178 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…214 members have lent $97,150 in 3,589 loansCategory: Friends Team since: Nov, 2009We loan because: We'd like to make a difference.