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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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- 14,094 members have lent $12,887,325 in 341,427 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)8,045 members have lent $2,665,600 in 97,217 loansAtlanta, GA Category: Friends Team since: Oct, 2009We loan because: We care.5 members have lent $356,075 in 11,946 loansnyc Category: Friends Team since: Aug, 2009818 members have lent $267,050 in 9,586 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 $196,150 in 7,591 loansEverywhere Category: Friends Team since: May, 2011We loan because: We want to Make A Difference for 100,000 people together.52 members have lent $156,775 in 1,866 loansThe world! Category: Friends Team since: Aug, 2008We loan because: Micro credits and minimuffins makes the world a little better!539 members have lent $132,625 in 4,692 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 $106,875 in 3,828 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 $92,725 in 3,416 loansCategory: Friends Team since: Nov, 2009We loan because: We'd like to make a difference.