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453 lending teams in the "Memorials" category
  • Dick Adamson memorial fund

    Dick Adamson memorial fund

    21 members have lent $22,150 in 865 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:
  • Bo - a celebration

    Bo - a celebration

    138 members have lent $21,350 in 799 loans
    Oxford, UK Category: Memorials Team since: Jan, 2014
    We loan because: Kiva allows those with little income or erratic income to give to those more disadvantage than themselves – and to give generously - by repeatedly re-distributing the original donation each month.
  • Kenny B. – That’s how he/we roll!

    Kenny B. – That’s how he/we roll!

    12 members have lent $21,325 in 438 loans
    We Are Everywhere Category: Memorials Team since: Jun, 2009
    We loan because: We’d like to honor the memory of Kenny B, who was a lover of life, travel and all things auto. Kenny explored, without prejudice or judgment, the inner workings and outer boundaries of experience. This cause is in his…
  • The Neil Desai Foundation

    The Neil Desai Foundation

    9 members have lent $20,850 in 790 loans
    UK Category: Memorials Team since: Sep, 2009
    We loan because: In memory of Neil Desai who tragically passed away from an undiagnosed heart condition on his 22nd birthday in 2008.

    In 2006 before attending university Neil travelled the world. He played squash and…
  • Ben Balto-Bongard Memorial Fund

    Ben Balto-Bongard Memorial Fund

    37 members have lent $19,075 in 539 loans
    Minneapolis, Minnesota Category: Memorials Team since: Jul, 2010
    We loan because: Ben believed microfinance helped people help themselves. He dedicated his time and effort to building the Microfinance Alliance and educating people on ways they can get involved. He believed in sustainable ways to…
  • For Nita

    For Nita

    15 members have lent $17,050 in 670 loans
    California Category: Memorials Team since: Mar, 2009
    We loan because: Nita taught us to share.
  • In Memory of Chris Nutile

    In Memory of Chris Nutile

    48 members have lent $16,175 in 543 loans
    Category: Memorials Team since: Jan, 2011
    We loan because: We want to continue the passion that Chris had about his favorite Charity.
  • Federico Cosolo

    Federico Cosolo

    26 members have lent $15,175 in 598 loans
    Category: Memorials Team since: Feb, 2011
    We loan because: Federico believed that together we could build a better world. Kiva gives us a chance to honor his memory and continue to work towards his vision...
  • In Memory of Andy Gabriel

    In Memory of Andy Gabriel

    10 members have lent $13,725 in 457 loans
    San Francisco, CA; Worthington, OH Category: Memorials Team since: Nov, 2011
    We loan because: We remember Andy's short life by helping others in need.