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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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- 31 members have lent $10,050 in 179 loansCategory: Memorials Team since: Sep, 2012We loan because: We remember our KivaFriend Laurie with fondness and want to continue lending in her memory.
- 7 members have lent $9,500 in 298 loansUtah, United States Category: Memorials Team since: Feb, 2011We 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.
- 18 members have lent $9,425 in 373 loansAuburn, Maine, USA Category: Memorials Team since: Nov, 2008
- 25 members have lent $9,100 in 312 loansAll of Canada Category: Memorials Team since: Aug, 2011We 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.
- 20 members have lent $9,025 in 317 loansCategory: Memorials Team since: May, 2010
- 17 members have lent $8,975 in 233 loansUK, Ireland, Canada. Category: Memorials Team since: Apr, 2011We 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…
- 10 members have lent $8,975 in 311 loansMidwest America Category: Memorials Team since: Sep, 2008
- 34 members have lent $8,625 in 286 loansCategory: Memorials Team since: Jul, 2011We loan because: • because of us, because of Ross.
• because karmic kumbaya is beautiful. because we are beautiful.
• because of the Fundamental Interconnectedness of Things.
- 16 members have lent $8,275 in 329 loansSan Francisco Category: Memorials Team since: Mar, 2011We loan because: We care. We know that life is hard and lending a helping hand gives people hope and the courage to keep going.
- 16 members have lent $8,150 in 267 loansSan Francisco and L.A. Category: Memorials Team since: Feb, 2009We 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.