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5,408 lending teams in the "Businesses" category
  • Victron Thailand

    Victron Thailand

    1 members have lent $61,550 in 2,406 loans
    Thailand Category: Businesses Team since: Jul, 2009
    We 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…
  • O Tartufo Bed and Breakfast Portugal

    O Tartufo Bed and Breakfast Portugal

    10 members have lent $59,825 in 2,352 loans
    Moncarapacho, Portugal Category: Businesses Team since: Jul, 2011
    We loan because: We, at Bed and Breakfast O Tartufo in Portugal, believe that anyone can make an impact on the small ánd big things in life. We believe that we can make your holiday a tad more enjoyable, and we also believe that…
  • Team GNSA

    Team GNSA

    9 members have lent $59,775 in 1,921 loans
    Portland OR Category: Businesses Team since: Sep, 2008
    We 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.


    13 members have lent $58,725 in 489 loans
    New York Category: Businesses Team since: Mar, 2009
    We loan because: Holstee loans its proceeds because it is inspired by bottom up impact micro-lending has on local economies across the globe.
  • Team of We Are The Richest both in Inner and Outer World

    Team of We Are The Richest both in Inner and…

    29 members have lent $57,925 in 2,169 loans
    Taiwan Category: Businesses Team since: Dec, 2010
    We loan because: We help people get rid of poverty and become rich, thus we are richer and richer in both material and spiritual worlds.
  • Kiva Linkedin

    35 members have lent $57,600 in 1,943 loans
    Global Category: Businesses Team since: Dec, 2008
    We loan because: Entrepreneurship changes the world.
  • Bankrate Credit Cards

    Bankrate Credit Cards

    9 members have lent $56,950 in 748 loans
    Austin, Texas, USA Category: Businesses Team since: Dec, 2010
    We loan because: We believe that entrepreneurship is one of the best paths out of poverty.

  • ProCoach Community

    40 members have lent $52,950 in 1,485 loans
    North Vancouver, Canada Category: Businesses Team since: Apr, 2011
    We loan because: We are entrepreneurs who want to support and empower other entrepreneurs.
  • The Redwoods Group

    The Redwoods Group

    6 members have lent $52,000 in 1,672 loans
    Morrisville, NC Category: Businesses Team since: Aug, 2008
    We 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.