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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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3,292 lending teams in the "Friends" category
  • Chile

    Chile

    56 members have lent $29,625 in 1,133 loans
    United States Category: Friends Team since: Mar, 2009
  • Dune Guy Day Every Day

    Dune Guy Day Every Day

    13 members have lent $27,875 in 1,040 loans
    USA & Canada Category: Friends Team since: Aug, 2009
    We loan because: We want to embrace the spirit of giving all year long.
  • Leonie Dawson's Tribe of Shining Women Changing The World

    Leonie Dawson's Tribe of Shining Women…

    180 members have lent $26,475 in 998 loans
    International Category: Friends Team since: Sep, 2012
    We loan because: ... we know we can make the world of difference. We loan because we are called to it, heart and soul. We loan because there are others who are suffering, and we know we can help.
  • Teddy Bears Love to Help

    Teddy Bears Love to Help

    5 members have lent $26,425 in 1,021 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

    134 members have lent $25,525 in 971 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.
  • investees

    investees

    11 members have lent $24,350 in 971 loans
    Worldwide Category: Friends Team since: Aug, 2009
    We loan because: investing in people is the best investment of all.
  • Bracken Ridge Baptist Church

    Bracken Ridge Baptist Church

    3 members have lent $23,000 in 912 loans
    Bracken Ridge, Queensland, Australia Category: Friends Team since: Dec, 2011
    We loan because: we follow Jesus.
  • Karma friends

    Karma friends

    26 members have lent $22,700 in 893 loans
    Everywhere Category: Friends Team since: Sep, 2009
    We loan because: WE CAN!!!
  • Hesperians

    3 members have lent $22,350 in 159 loans
    USA Category: Friends Team since: Sep, 2008
    We loan because: We can, we feel we should, or generally just want to.