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!
- 106 members have lent $140,850 in 5,483 loansUSA Category: Other Team since: Sep, 2008We loan because: We love to make changes.
- 17 members have lent $135,600 in 4,874 loansthe Great Oceans Category: Other Team since: May, 2009We loan because: Trade instead of aid...
- 1 members have lent $123,475 in 4,902 loansCategory: Other Team since: Sep, 2008
- 39 members have lent $122,375 in 4,771 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…
- 11 members have lent $120,800 in 4,811 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.
- 100 members have lent $105,200 in 3,906 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 $99,425 in 3,684 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 $89,275 in 3,351 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 $83,825 in 3,101 loansBlack Rock City Category: Other Team since: Sep, 2008
- 118 members have lent $76,850 in 2,975 loansCategory: Other Team since: Jul, 2009