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

    Dick Adamson memorial fund

    19 members have lent $20,025 in 781 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

    18 members have lent $18,725 in 722 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.
  • Ben Balto-Bongard Memorial Fund

    Ben Balto-Bongard Memorial Fund

    35 members have lent $17,150 in 486 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…
  • In Memory of Chris Nutile

    In Memory of Chris Nutile

    47 members have lent $14,075 in 469 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

    24 members have lent $12,950 in 509 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...
  • For Nita

    For Nita

    12 members have lent $12,950 in 511 loans
    California Category: Memorials Team since: Mar, 2009
    We loan because: Nita taught us to share.
  • Glenn J Morris' Merciful Ninjas

    Glenn J Morris' Merciful Ninjas

    14 members have lent $12,050 in 467 loans
    Category: Memorials Team since: Apr, 2009
    We loan because: We believe empathy and compassion are the most rewarding part of being human.
  • Bo - a celebration

    Bo - a celebration

    112 members have lent $11,950 in 439 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.
  • Team OPS

    Team OPS

    35 members have lent $11,750 in 430 loans
    World Wide Category: Memorials Team since: Nov, 2008
    We loan because: Change in the world can only happen one step at a time. We all can make that difference.