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485 lending teams in the "Memorials" category
  • 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.
  • 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
  • Breathe Strong for Natalie

    4 members have lent $250 in 10 loans
    Category: Memorials Team since: Jul, 2014
    We loan because: we honour Natalie Shepherd-Jones - a loved daughter, wife , mum, sister and friend; and a keen supporter of Kiva.
  • 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.
  • ForJenn

    ForJenn

    7 members have lent $250 in 9 loans
    Category: Memorials Team since: Mar, 2014
    We loan because: we remember Jenn Cook, a friend, educator, digital explorer
  • Fina Fund

    Fina Fund

    5 members have lent $250 in 10 loans
    Arizona Category: Memorials Team since: Sep, 2011
    We loan because: We want to help women in honor of a woman who was an entrepreneur.
  • Lemon Road Machine

    Lemon Road Machine

    2 members have lent $225 in 9 loans
    Category: Memorials Team since: Oct, 2014
    We loan because: In memory of our brother, Rob Lemon and his love of bicycles, horses, and helping others.
  • There but for the Grace of God

    There but for the Grace of God

    3 members have lent $225 in 9 loans
    Indiana Category: Memorials Team since: Feb, 2014
    We loan because: in memory of my dad, who lived his life with the knowledge that "There but for the grace of God, go I." And he taught me to feel the same way.