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438 lending teams in the "Memorials" category
  • Heather's friends

    Heather's friends

    23 members have lent $34,050 in 1,037 loans
    global Category: Memorials Team since: Oct, 2008
    We loan because: This would appeal to Heather - to many of the places that she visited- helping others to help themselves.
  • In Memory of Tuan Tran

    In Memory of Tuan Tran

    12 members have lent $30,000 in 1,179 loans
    San Francisco Bay Area Category: Memorials Team since: Nov, 2008
    We loan because: Tuan Tran whole heartedly believed in this organization. His passion for adventure, his love for cultures, and his relentless pursuit to help others is an inspiration that we must carry on.
  • In Memory of Jack Fellers

    In Memory of Jack Fellers

    6 members have lent $29,825 in 648 loans
    United States Category: Memorials Team since: Oct, 2010
    We loan because: We want to honor the legacy of Jack William Fellers who was always putting others first
  • Shirdi Sai Baba

    Shirdi Sai Baba

    7 members have lent $28,825 in 1,019 loans
    Shirdi , Maharashtra - India Category: Memorials Team since: May, 2012
  • In Loving Memory of Baby Henry John Helms-North

    In Loving Memory of Baby Henry John Helms-North

    25 members have lent $27,050 in 1,055 loans
    Billingshurst, West Sussex, UK Category: Memorials Team since: Jul, 2009
    We loan because: Baby Henry John Helms-North (Henry Person) died shortly before he was born at 11am on the 18th July 2009.
  • Raj Shahani Memorial Team

    Raj Shahani Memorial Team

    39 members have lent $26,875 in 1,061 loans
    Ridgewood, NJ, USA Category: Memorials Team since: Oct, 2010
    We loan because: This team has been created in memory of Raj Shahani who passed away in March 2010 at the tender age of 30. Raj was an active and enthusiastic Kiva lender. He had felt Kiva offered the unique opportunity to help…
  • In Loving Memory of Sheri Bocci

    In Loving Memory of Sheri Bocci

    25 members have lent $24,625 in 946 loans
    Lake Oswego, OR Category: Memorials Team since: Sep, 2012
    We loan because: Sheri loved helping others and we strive to exhibit the same compassion she did.

    In Sheri's words: "I've found so much joy in this life and my very favorite thing is sharing that joy with…
  • Kebo Family Memorial Lenders

    Kebo Family Memorial Lenders

    50 members have lent $21,500 in 817 loans
    Los Angeles, CA Category: Memorials Team since: Apr, 2011
    We loan because: Dad wished to help people who desire to better their situations for themselves and their families but may not have the financial means to do so.
  • Dick Adamson memorial fund

    Dick Adamson memorial fund

    19 members have lent $21,025 in 821 loans
    Melbourne, Australia Category: Memorials Team since: Feb, 2009
    We loan because: we'd like to honour the memory of Dick Adamson, an enthusiastic Kiva lender and beloved friend to many throughout the world:
  • LDS - Honoring our Japanese Heritage

    LDS - Honoring our Japanese Heritage

    19 members have lent $20,725 in 801 loans
    Highland, Utah & Beyond Category: Memorials Team since: Dec, 2009
    We loan because: We want the world to be a better place and give opportunites to those living in poverty a chance to improve their lives.