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1,722 lending teams in the "Schools" category
  • ND- Financing Global Futures

    ND- Financing Global Futures

    13 members have lent $27,450 in 1,080 loans
    Burlington, Ontario, Canada Category: Schools Team since: Oct, 2008
    We loan because: We want to provide business loans to entrepreneurs in developing countries for the sake of alleviating poverty
  • Friends of Ramaz Kiva

    Friends of Ramaz Kiva

    11 members have lent $22,300 in 335 loans
    Category: Schools Team since: Apr, 2009
    We loan because: We want to give others the oppurtunities we have.
  • Talmadge Middle School

    Talmadge Middle School

    28 members have lent $22,150 in 790 loans
    Monmouth/Independence Category: Schools Team since: Oct, 2008
    We loan because: Students can lift people in poor countries out of poverty.
  • Lehigh University

    Lehigh University

    46 members have lent $20,950 in 694 loans
    Bethlehem, PA Category: Schools Team since: Jan, 2009
    We loan because: we are able to and we realize that our loans can have a large impact in helping end world poverty.
  • Mirembe CC Uganda

    Mirembe CC Uganda

    44 members have lent $19,350 in 761 loans
    Category: Schools Team since: Apr, 2011
    We loan because: Mirembe Community College (MCC), located in Kampala, Uganda, was founded by Florence Kaluuba assisted by a group of counselors and teachers to address the causes and consequences of dropping out of school among pregnant…
  • Moreau Catholic High School

    Moreau Catholic High School

    1,161 members have lent $19,300 in 620 loans
    Hayward, CA Category: Schools Team since: Aug, 2009
    We loan because: Moreau Catholic High School is founded by the Congregation of Holy Cross. We are dedicated to transforming students into responsible citizens of our global community.