Connect with Kiva's lender community
Join a lending team and get to know Kiva's vibrant community of active and inspiring lenders.
Lending teams are self-organized groups where members can connect with one another and rally around shared lending goals.
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- 1 members have lent $56,450 in 2,203 loansThailand Category: Businesses Team since: Jul, 2009We loan because: A key problem for the poor is lack of access to affordable credit. Millions of poor people are trapped in debts, mostly obtained from “underground” lending outside the system. High interest rates are ruining people’s…
- 8 members have lent $56,050 in 1,772 loansPortland OR Category: Businesses Team since: Sep, 2008We loan because: We've been fortunate to have been born and live in a country with freedom and opportunity and we would like to extend these to others who live in more difficult circumstances around the world.
- 26 members have lent $54,775 in 2,074 loansTaiwan Category: Businesses Team since: Dec, 2010We loan because: We help people get rid of poverty and become rich, thus we are richer and richer in both material and spiritual worlds.
- 6 members have lent $52,000 in 1,672 loansMorrisville, NC Category: Businesses Team since: Aug, 2008We loan because: We strongly believe that business can and should be a powerful force for positive social change. Our mission is to protect and improve the quality of life in the communities we serve and around the globe.
- 36 members have lent $51,875 in 1,838 loansGlobal Category: Businesses Team since: Dec, 2008We loan because: Entrepreneurship changes the world.
- 11 members have lent $48,275 in 589 loansAustin, Texas USA Category: Businesses Team since: Dec, 2009We loan because: We believe that entrepreneurship is one of the best paths out of poverty.
- 40 members have lent $47,300 in 674 loansWall Street Category: Businesses Team since: Oct, 2008We loan because: We rob from the rich and give to those in need
- 6 members have lent $47,250 in 1,281 loansUK and Bermuda Category: Businesses Team since: Mar, 2012We loan because: Our commitment to helping others is part of who we are.
- 35 members have lent $46,150 in 1,308 loansNorth Vancouver, Canada Category: Businesses Team since: Apr, 2011We loan because: We are entrepreneurs who want to support and empower other entrepreneurs.
- 10 members have lent $45,775 in 1,787 loansSimi Valley, California Category: Businesses Team since: Oct, 2011We loan because: We want to give others an opportunity for Economic Independence and a better quality of life for their family and friends.
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