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Lending teams are self-organized groups built around common interests, school affiliation or location.

Join as many teams as you'd like, and rally around shared lending goals by counting each of your loans at checkout toward the team's impact.

To get started, simply join an existing team or create a new one and invite your friends!

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3,900 lending teams in the "Friends" category
  • STAZIONE ZERO

    STAZIONE ZERO

    2 members have lent $100 in 4 loans
    Latina, Italy Category: Friends Team since: Jun, 2011
    We loan because: We believe that the only way of helping the poor is to make responsible use of money. Not just aid, but investment in themselves.
  • RecycleLove

    RecycleLove

    2 members have lent $100 in 4 loans
    Anywhere Category: Friends Team since: Feb, 2011
    We loan because: We care, and we show it by giving a small loan to empower others.
  • Women Connected Globally

    Women Connected Globally

    1 members have lent $100 in 4 loans
    Calgary Category: Friends Team since: Feb, 2011
    We loan because: We believe that by empowering women in the fight for women's rights, poverty reduction, education and health promotion that everyone benefits.
  • liveyourdream

    liveyourdream

    3 members have lent $100 in 4 loans
    Allentown PA Category: Friends Team since: Dec, 2010
    We loan because: It will make a difference somewhere in someones life
  • Gaucho Lenders

    Gaucho Lenders

    3 members have lent $100 in 4 loans
    Austin and LA Category: Friends Team since: Oct, 2010
    We loan because: Make a contribution in an encouraging and entrepreneurial way.
  • My Pants

    My Pants

    3 members have lent $100 in 4 loans
    Planet Earth Category: Friends Team since: Oct, 2010
    We loan because: We are citizens of the world and we care about our fellow humans.
  • The Awesome Super Squad

    3 members have lent $100 in 4 loans
    Bainbridge Island Category: Friends Team since: Oct, 2010
    We loan because: Liberal guilt.
  • The California Nebula

    The California Nebula

    3 members have lent $100 in 4 loans
    California Category: Friends Team since: Aug, 2010
    We loan because: Because we are from all over the world, and we had a chance to make it in life.Because we believe everyone deserves that chance.