Connect with Kiva's lender community
Lending teams are self-organized groups built around common interests, school affiliation or location.
Join as many teams as you'd like, and rally around shared lending goals by counting each of your loans at checkout toward the team's impact.
To get started, simply join an existing team or create a new one and invite your friends!
- 107 members have lent $149,025 in 5,804 loansUSA Category: Other Team since: Sep, 2008We loan because: We love to make changes.
- 18 members have lent $135,850 in 4,884 loansthe Great Oceans Category: Other Team since: May, 2009We loan because: Trade instead of aid...
- 11 members have lent $126,750 in 5,049 loansSydney, Australia Category: Other Team since: Nov, 2008We loan because: The best way to improve the lives of people is to assist them to grow their own sustainable businesses.
- 1 members have lent $123,550 in 4,905 loansCategory: Other Team since: Sep, 2008
- 39 members have lent $122,400 in 4,772 loansTanzania Category: Other Team since: Dec, 2011We loan because: Stop the slaughtering of albinos in Tanzania and the sinister trade of their body parts for use in witchcraft rituals.
Albinism is a genetically inherited disorder. Sufferers are afflicted by an absence…
- 100 members have lent $107,600 in 3,999 loansThe World Category: Other Team since: Sep, 2008We loan because: As an international culture group, we know quite intimately the reality of our global interconnectedness. We are brothers and sisters, and we are one another’s keepers. Some of us are in need of a loan, and some of us…
- 45 members have lent $99,450 in 3,685 loansGlobal Category: Other Team since: Jan, 2010We loan because: This will help to build and create wealth for those who have the initiative to do so.
- 42 members have lent $89,750 in 3,370 loansThe Internet Category: Other Team since: Jun, 2010We loan because: It's not like we have girls to spend the money on.
- 63 members have lent $85,375 in 3,162 loansBlack Rock City Category: Other Team since: Sep, 2008
- 80 members have lent $78,700 in 3,018 loansWorldwide Category: Other Team since: Jul, 2009We loan because: We prefer to loan where the need is greatest, where our loans will do the most good & have the greatest impact.