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437 lending teams in the "Memorials" category
  • Makenzie Lynn Memorial Fund

    Makenzie Lynn Memorial Fund

    6 members have lent $8,675 in 266 loans
    Utah, United States Category: Memorials Team since: Feb, 2011
    We loan because: We loan in memory of Makenzie Lynn Terry. An angel that spent too short of time here on earth. We hope to improve other peoples lives as she improved ours.
  • Lend for Layton

    Lend for Layton

    25 members have lent $8,375 in 283 loans
    All of Canada Category: Memorials Team since: Aug, 2011
    We loan because: Love is better than anger. Hope is better than fear. Optimism is better than despair. So let us be loving, hopeful and optimistic. And we’ll change the world.
  • remembering Ross Werner

    remembering Ross Werner

    33 members have lent $8,250 in 273 loans
    Category: Memorials Team since: Jul, 2011
    We loan because: • because of us, because of Ross.
    • because karmic kumbaya is beautiful. because we are beautiful.
    • because of the Fundamental Interconnectedness of Things.
  • In memory of Joel Beckman

    In memory of Joel Beckman

    16 members have lent $8,225 in 212 loans
    UK, Ireland, Canada. Category: Memorials Team since: Apr, 2011
    We loan because: Joel loved life and achieved a huge amount in his 10 short years. Joel was greatly loved and is sorely missed by all who knew him. We want to remember him by helping others achieve their goals and change their lives…
  • Vince

    Vince

    2 members have lent $7,975 in 312 loans
    Category: Memorials Team since: Nov, 2010
  • Philip Newby's Team

    Philip Newby's Team

    15 members have lent $7,750 in 251 loans
    San Francisco and L.A. Category: Memorials Team since: Feb, 2009
    We loan because: We Love Philip Newby and his Spirit will live on helping others. Philip was a positive influence on us and we wish to share this energy with others.
  • Alexia's angels

    Alexia's angels

    15 members have lent $7,700 in 306 loans
    San Francisco Category: Memorials Team since: Mar, 2011
    We loan because: We care. We know that life is hard and lending a helping hand gives people hope and the courage to keep going.
  • In Memory of Elsa Weatherall - Jensen

    In Memory of Elsa Weatherall - Jensen

    4 members have lent $7,425 in 104 loans
    British Columbia, Canada Category: Memorials Team since: Feb, 2010
    We loan because: We want to give all people the opportunity to help themselves be successful at improving their family and community.