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2,835 lending teams in the "Families" category
  • Dingo's brood

    Dingo's brood

    2 members have lent $49,900 in 56 loans
    Boston, MA and Woodstock, GA Category: Families Team since: Aug, 2009
    We loan because: We want to be the top lender in the family category. Oh and it helps others and all that crap, blah blah blah.
  • Charles Family

    1 members have lent $46,750 in 446 loans
    Camberley, England Category: Families Team since: Jan, 2010
    We loan because: We want to help and share in improving other people’s lives.We believe that the most effective way is to empower them where possible. Our family is fortunate because of where we live and the opportunities this has…
  • Small Whispers

    Small Whispers

    3 members have lent $46,625 in 1,647 loans
    Tasmania, Australia Category: Families Team since: Jan, 2014
    We loan because: it's fun :-)
  • Cookie Day

    Cookie Day

    13 members have lent $45,375 in 1,775 loans
    US Category: Families Team since: Dec, 2008
    We loan because: We can.
  • Renaissance

    Renaissance

    6 members have lent $43,700 in 1,712 loans
    Western Canada Category: Families Team since: Apr, 2010
    We loan because: We can help people by giving a hand up.
  • A HELPING HAND

    A HELPING HAND

    8 members have lent $42,300 in 764 loans
    Worldwide Category: Families Team since: Oct, 2009
    We loan because: We want to eradicate poverty around the world and give others a chance to better themselves.
  • GrammyJ's

    GrammyJ's

    9 members have lent $39,675 in 1,585 loans
    US Category: Families Team since: Jul, 2009
    We loan because: It keeps us in touch with the world.
  • boppijogi_23

    boppijogi_23

    2 members have lent $37,450 in 379 loans
    Stoke-on-Trent/Telengana, Los Angeles/ Andhra Category: Families Team since: Jan, 2011
    We loan because: Thousands of candles can be lit from a single candle, and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared. - Gautama Siddhartha
  • The Van de Wessells

    The Van de Wessells

    21 members have lent $34,325 in 413 loans
    Massachusetts Category: Families Team since: Dec, 2009
    We loan because: "The man who has two tunics is to share with him who has none; and he who has food is to do likewise." Luke 3:11