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Lending teams are self-organized groups where members can connect with one another and rally around shared lending goals.
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- 26 members have lent $39,775 in 1,581 loansAll Over Category: Friends Team since: Sep, 2008We loan because: We can, and we care.
- 15 members have lent $39,725 in 1,569 loansSingapore Category: Friends Team since: Aug, 2009We loan because: Make a Difference to the Underpreviledged, Marginalized and Oppressed.
One Who Is Gracious To The Poor Lacks Nothing.
- 31 members have lent $39,700 in 1,001 loansOjai, CA Category: Friends Team since: Jun, 2009
- 21 members have lent $38,800 in 1,530 loansmostly Norway and Denmark (or expats of the two) Category: Friends Team since: Jul, 2010We loan because: We are lucky to live in one of the richest countries in the world and in a country where women have the freedom and opportunity to achieve virtually everything. We want to show solidarity with our sisters in the rest of…
- 5 members have lent $34,850 in 1,368 loansSan Francisco Bay Area Category: Friends Team since: Aug, 2011We loan because: To help make the world better
- 16 members have lent $34,775 in 347 loansWorldwide Category: Friends Team since: Oct, 2008We loan because: Every single one of us realizes we had to depend on someone to give us a start, a hope, or a chance. Whether that help from our parents, family, neighbors, or friends we realized it is our turn to pass on the blessings…
- 128 members have lent $34,700 in 1,309 loansNYC Category: Friends Team since: Sep, 2009We loan because: The Million Dollar Project: If we get 2000 members, then at $25/member over 10 years with 19 re-loans we will invest $1,000,000 entrepreneurs in developing countries. Be a part of it!
- 13 members have lent $33,600 in 1,257 loansBay Area, California, USA Category: Friends Team since: Sep, 2008We loan because: alpacas are altruistic
- 57 members have lent $32,350 in 1,242 loansUnited States Category: Friends Team since: Mar, 2009
- 59 members have lent $31,725 in 1,260 loansCategory: Friends Team since: Oct, 2008We loan because: We want to extend a helping hand across the miles and across oceans. By helping others build or strengthen their businesses, we believe we also help families and communities.