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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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- 10 members have lent $20,525 in 416 loansWe Are Everywhere Category: Memorials Team since: Jun, 2009We 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…
- 19 members have lent $20,350 in 786 loansHighland, Utah & Beyond Category: Memorials Team since: Dec, 2009We 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.
- 35 members have lent $17,675 in 505 loansMinneapolis, Minnesota Category: Memorials Team since: Jul, 2010We 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…
- 129 members have lent $16,275 in 600 loansOxford, UK Category: Memorials Team since: Jan, 2014We 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.
- 46 members have lent $15,025 in 504 loansCategory: Memorials Team since: Jan, 2011We loan because: We want to continue the passion that Chris had about his favorite Charity.
- 142 members have lent $14,850 in 527 loansThe World Category: Memorials Team since: Feb, 2014We loan because: We all want to remember Paul.
- 12 members have lent $14,650 in 574 loansCalifornia Category: Memorials Team since: Mar, 2009We loan because: Nita taught us to share.
- 24 members have lent $13,850 in 545 loansCategory: Memorials Team since: Feb, 2011We 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...
- 14 members have lent $12,675 in 492 loansCategory: Memorials Team since: Apr, 2009We loan because: We believe empathy and compassion are the most rewarding part of being human.
- 36 members have lent $12,325 in 453 loansWorld Wide Category: Memorials Team since: Nov, 2008We loan because: Change in the world can only happen one step at a time. We all can make that difference.