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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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- 14,475 members have lent $14,292,075 in 365,536 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)8,146 members have lent $2,821,325 in 102,539 loansAtlanta, GA Category: Friends Team since: Oct, 2009We loan because: We care.5 members have lent $360,975 in 12,142 loansnyc Category: Friends Team since: Aug, 2009821 members have lent $280,350 in 10,092 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 $212,450 in 8,211 loansEverywhere Category: Friends Team since: May, 2011We loan because: We want to Make A Difference for 100,000 people together.55 members have lent $158,725 in 1,934 loansThe world! Category: Friends Team since: Aug, 2008We loan because: Micro credits and minimuffins makes the world a little better!546 members have lent $136,725 in 4,828 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 $112,350 in 4,029 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.26 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…214 members have lent $95,950 in 3,541 loansCategory: Friends Team since: Nov, 2009We loan because: We'd like to make a difference.