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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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3,217 lending teams in the "Friends" category
  • Chile

    Chile

    55 members have lent $26,700 in 1,016 loans
    United States Category: Friends Team since: Mar, 2009
  • investees

    investees

    11 members have lent $23,450 in 935 loans
    Worldwide Category: Friends Team since: Aug, 2009
    We loan because: investing in people is the best investment of all.
  • Teddy Bears Love to Help

    Teddy Bears Love to Help

    5 members have lent $23,425 in 904 loans
    Australia Category: Friends Team since: Aug, 2011
    We loan because: Others are in need and we have the ability to help so why don't we.
  • Jimmy Eat World

    Jimmy Eat World

    133 members have lent $23,400 in 887 loans
    Arizona Category: Friends Team since: Sep, 2008
    We loan because: We loan because we want others to have the opportunity to make a better life for themselves and those around them.
  • Karma friends

    Karma friends

    27 members have lent $21,725 in 854 loans
    Everywhere Category: Friends Team since: Sep, 2009
    We loan because: WE CAN!!!
  • Hesperians

    3 members have lent $21,525 in 148 loans
    USA Category: Friends Team since: Sep, 2008
    We loan because: We can, we feel we should, or generally just want to.
  • The Dhar Group

    The Dhar Group

    10 members have lent $21,100 in 774 loans
    Boston, Massachusetts Category: Friends Team since: Jun, 2009
    We loan because: We've seen first hand the incredible power of microlending to build sustainable businesses and create infrastructure to provide for basic needs. And we believe that our friends will join us to make the world a…