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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 connect with each other and rally around shared lending goals.
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- 100 members have lent $83,275 in 2,411 loansFrom all over! Category: Friends Team since: Nov, 2008We loan because: we want to enable the individual. We encourage people's initiative and drive to help themselves.
- 62 members have lent $76,650 in 2,965 loansSweden Category: Friends Team since: Dec, 2008We loan because: we can!
- 276 members have lent $75,350 in 2,697 loansPennsylvania, USA Category: Friends Team since: Apr, 2009We loan because: We would like the opportunity to give back to the different countries and locations where we send travelers.
- 242 members have lent $67,075 in 2,534 loansAll over the world Category: Friends Team since: May, 2009We loan because: "We ought to do good to others as simply as a horse runs, or a bee makes honey, or a vine bears grapes season after season without thinking of the grapes it has borne." -Marcus Aurelius
- 43 members have lent $64,500 in 2,565 loansLos Angeles, CA Category: Friends Team since: Jan, 2010We loan because: We believe that giving people the opportunity to make income is the most sustainable way to bring the masses out of poverty.
- 5 members have lent $42,450 in 201 loansHolland Category: Friends Team since: Dec, 2008
- 108 members have lent $41,800 in 1,542 loansAustin, Texas Category: Friends Team since: Oct, 2009We loan because: We like helping entrepreneurs around the world do great things for their families and their communities.
- 16 members have lent $39,850 in 1,543 loansWorldWide Category: Friends Team since: Nov, 2009We loan because: People can and want to be better economically. We believe this can be done by providing assistance to individuals who are driven to move away from poverty. We believe in Filipino Bayanihan !
- 25 members have lent $39,300 in 1,562 loansAll Over Category: Friends Team since: Sep, 2008We loan because: We can, and we care.
- 5 members have lent $36,850 in 1,407 loansCategory: Friends Team since: Dec, 2009