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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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- 103 members have lent $126,700 in 4,922 loansUSA Category: Other Team since: Sep, 2008We loan because: We love to make changes.
- 21 members have lent $118,375 in 4,719 loansCategory: Other Team since: May, 2010We loan because: it is imperative that we take action to change the current state of global poverty. When we all “chip in”, that change happens faster and has a greater impact in lifting people out of poverty and towards economic…
- 37 members have lent $116,525 in 4,537 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…
- 1 members have lent $110,900 in 4,399 loansCategory: Other Team since: Sep, 2008
- 10 members have lent $108,425 in 4,316 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.
- 99 members have lent $101,525 in 3,761 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 $96,775 in 3,579 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.
- 41 members have lent $89,225 in 3,349 loansThe Internet Category: Other Team since: Jun, 2010We loan because: It's not like we have girls to spend the money on.
- 61 members have lent $79,475 in 2,927 loansBlack Rock City Category: Other Team since: Sep, 2008
- 112 members have lent $73,875 in 2,871 loansCategory: Other Team since: Jul, 2009