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1,106 lending teams in the "Clubs" category
  • AlaskaTweets


    49 members have lent $20,400 in 764 loans
    Alaska Category: Clubs Team since: Jan, 2011
    We loan because: We want local social media to make positive impacts around the world
  • Economics Society UA

    8 members have lent $20,200 in 697 loans
    Tucson, Arizona Category: Clubs Team since: Jan, 2011
    We loan because: We care.
  • RCCCKivaTeam

    7 members have lent $20,175 in 440 loans
    Calgary, Alberta Category: Clubs Team since: Apr, 2011
    We loan because: We can
  • Carolina Microfinance Initiative!

    Carolina Microfinance Initiative!

    38 members have lent $20,025 in 780 loans
    Chapel Hill, North Carolina Category: Clubs Team since: Sep, 2008
    We loan because: We believe in, and wish to further, this movement!
  • Rotary Club of Gibsons

    Rotary Club of Gibsons

    2 members have lent $19,450 in 763 loans
    Gibsons, BC Canada Category: Clubs Team since: Sep, 2008
    We loan because: Rotary is about service, helping others, Locally and Internationally. We have recently built water filtration systems in Peru. This will allow us to see each loan improve lives.
  • Mensa Italia

    Mensa Italia

    13 members have lent $18,450 in 720 loans
    Italy Category: Clubs Team since: Aug, 2008
    We loan because: Goals of the association involve "identify and foster human intelligence for the benefit of humanity" and "to encourage research into the nature, characteristics, and uses of intelligence".
  • Asociación de Internautas

    Asociación de Internautas

    17 members have lent $18,025 in 644 loans
    Spain - España Category: Clubs Team since: Oct, 2008
    We loan because: Great idea to connect people through lending for the sake of alleviating poverty.
  • Dreamwidth (DW)

    Dreamwidth (DW)

    65 members have lent $17,050 in 658 loans Category: Clubs Team since: Apr, 2009
    We loan because: Kiva is cool.
  • Wimmera District, Victoria, Australia

    Wimmera District, Victoria, Australia

    10 members have lent $16,175 in 613 loans
    Horsham Victoria Category: Clubs Team since: Jun, 2012
    We loan because: "Microfinance stands as one of the most promising and cost-effective tools in the fight against global poverty."
    Jonathan Morduch, Chair, UN Expert Group on Poverty Statistics