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489 lending teams in the "Memorials" category
  • Memory of Patricia Gianella Ortigosa

    Memory of Patricia Gianella Ortigosa

    4 members have lent $275 in 10 loans
    Lima, Peru Category: Memorials Team since: Jun, 2012
    We loan because: Queremos honrar la memoria de una mujer hermosa e inteligente, que dio todo a su familia y amigos

    We want to honor the memory of a beautiful, intelligent woman who gave so much to her friends and family.
  • Y.V.

    3 members have lent $275 in 11 loans
    India, USA Category: Memorials Team since: Jan, 2012
  • Sushi

    Sushi

    6 members have lent $275 in 11 loans
    San Francisco, CA Category: Memorials Team since: Jun, 2011
    We loan because: We remember the gift Sushi brought into our lives. Sushi reminds us that clean water, good food, and clean air, with lots of love, leads to a long beautiful life.
  • Charles Roberts Jr. Memorial

    Charles Roberts Jr. Memorial

    5 members have lent $275 in 11 loans
    Category: Memorials Team since: Aug, 2010
    We loan because: To honor the memory of a wonderful husband, dad, brother, uncle, grandfather and friend, Charles Roberts Jr., who died on August 21, 2010 shortly after being diagnosed with a cancerous brain tumor. Charlie's gift…
  • Doreen Utterback Memorial Fund

    Doreen Utterback Memorial Fund

    7 members have lent $275 in 8 loans
    USA Category: Memorials Team since: Jun, 2010
    We loan because: In memory of our friend Doreen Utterback who supported Kiva loans.
  • Team Mekuria Marru

    Team Mekuria Marru

    2 members have lent $250 in 10 loans
    Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Category: Memorials Team since: Mar, 2015
    We loan because: We feel it is more powerful to give someone the means to help themselves, then to just offer a handout.
  • Susanne Peschke Memorial Fund

    Susanne Peschke Memorial Fund

    4 members have lent $250 in 10 loans
    Category: Memorials Team since: Nov, 2014
    We loan because: WE ALL KNEW SUE AND KNEW SHE WOULD WANT HER MEMORIAL LOANS TO GO ON AND ON TO LESS FORTUNATE PEOPE IN OTHER COUNTRIES.
  • Michele Lien Memorial Fund

    Michele Lien Memorial Fund

    5 members have lent $250 in 10 loans
    Fremont, CA Category: Memorials Team since: Nov, 2014
    We loan because: Michele cares about empowering women around the world
  • Sverres minnefond

    Sverres minnefond

    2 members have lent $250 in 6 loans
    Norway Category: Memorials Team since: Jun, 2014
    We loan because: To honor our late friend Sverre, who was an idealist and a believer in microfinance, and most importantly, a great guy.