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5,161 lending teams in the "Businesses" category
  • Dermalogica Canada

    Dermalogica Canada

    124 members have lent $199,525 in 7,821 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…
  • Microsoft

    Microsoft

    258 members have lent $194,600 in 7,083 loans
    Earth Category: Businesses Team since: Aug, 2008
  • Beneco MicroFund Team

    Beneco MicroFund Team

    6 members have lent $167,700 in 5,550 loans
    Nationwide Category: Businesses Team since: Aug, 2009
    We loan because: We believe in seeing the entrepreneurial gifts and talents given people need to be encouraged, advanced and recognized in communities where access to funding the activities is limited or non-existent.
  • Forward

    Forward

    401 members have lent $164,300 in 5,502 loans
    London Category: Businesses Team since: Jun, 2010
    We loan because: We want to do some good along the way...
  • Accountants for Social Good

    Accountants for Social Good

    137 members have lent $157,275 in 5,703 loans
    San Francisco, CA Category: Businesses Team since: May, 2011
    We loan because: We balance more than just books!
  • Companies That Care

    Companies That Care

    179 members have lent $154,225 in 4,362 loans
    Category: Businesses Team since: Nov, 2009
    We loan because: We know what a difference it can make to lend even just a small portion of working capital to people in need.
  • Mishcon de Reya

    Mishcon de Reya

    7 members have lent $130,100 in 3,238 loans
    London, New York Category: Businesses Team since: Jan, 2010
    We loan because: We provide micro-financing because, as a Firm, we are committed to giving time and money to worthy causes. Additionally we identify with the entrepreneurial sprit demonstrated by those applying for Kiva loans.
  • Foreclosed Japan

    Foreclosed Japan

    1 members have lent $129,250 in 1,143 loans
    Japan Category: Businesses Team since: Oct, 2009
    We loan because: Lending paused. Hoping for actual, verifiable interest rates to be published on Kiva borrower pages.
  • Grameen-Jameel

    Grameen-Jameel

    4,939 members have lent $129,025 in 4,949 loans
    Dubai Category: Businesses Team since: Jun, 2014
    We loan because: we believe lending to Entrepreneurs is a powerful catalyst for positive change.

    The power to start making a change is in our hands . . . one loan at a time.
  • KLA-Tencor Foundation Service Endowment

    KLA-Tencor Foundation Service Endowment

    16 members have lent $125,900 in 810 loans
    Milpitas, California, USA Category: Businesses Team since: Jun, 2009
    We loan because: we want to empower entrpreneurs around the world so that the misery of poverty can be alleviated.