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!

Clear filters

Team Listing

37,454 lending teams in all categories
  • Netherlands

    Netherlands

    1,275 members have lent $2,090,575 in 71,412 loans
    Netherlands Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008
    We loan because: het mensen helpt een zelfstandig bestaan op te bouwen.
  • Kiva Team Germany

    Kiva Team Germany

    1,828 members have lent $1,945,975 in 68,200 loans
    Germany Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008
    We loan because: Showing interest in the life of others and giving a helping hand if needed is important.
  • Kiva France

    Kiva France

    1,020 members have lent $1,780,050 in 68,045 loans
    France Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008
  • New York

    New York

    2,866 members have lent $1,851,000 in 62,872 loans
    New York City Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008
    We loan because: New York is full of entrepreneurs so we want to support others around the world, and give them the opportunity to alleviate themselves out of poverty.
  • Catholic Kiva

    Catholic Kiva

    1,754 members have lent $1,765,775 in 61,344 loans
    Worldwide Category: Religious Congregations Team since: Aug, 2008
    We loan because: It is the right thing to do.
  • India

    India

    2,356 members have lent $2,080,750 in 60,656 loans
    Indians and India Lovers Worldwide Category: Common Interest Team since: Aug, 2008
    We loan because: "What we should aim at is the creation of people power, which is opposed to the power of violence and is different from the coercive power of state." - Vinoba Bhave
  • Sweden

    Sweden

    1,418 members have lent $1,412,625 in 48,391 loans
    Sweden Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008
  • Finland

    Finland

    1,823 members have lent $1,214,725 in 46,026 loans
    Finland Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008
  • women empowering women

    women empowering women

    3,837 members have lent $1,242,375 in 42,610 loans
    global Category: Common Interest Team since: Aug, 2008
    We loan because: empower a woman, change the world.
  • Team USA

    Team USA

    3,199 members have lent $1,307,425 in 40,186 loans
    USA Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008
    We loan because: We believe in the generosity of the human spirit that is still alive within Americans of all backgrounds.