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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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29,721 lending teams in all categories
  • Netherlands

    Netherlands

    1,257 members have lent $1,929,925 in 66,746 loans
    Netherlands Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008
    We loan because: het mensen helpt een zelfstandig bestaan op te bouwen.
  • Kiva France

    Kiva France

    1,001 members have lent $1,707,025 in 65,248 loans
    France Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008
  • Kiva Team Germany

    Kiva Team Germany

    1,792 members have lent $1,841,700 in 64,506 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.
  • New York

    New York

    2,838 members have lent $1,753,950 in 59,887 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.
  • India

    India

    2,315 members have lent $1,992,225 in 57,588 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
  • Catholic Kiva

    Catholic Kiva

    1,694 members have lent $1,601,725 in 55,543 loans
    Worldwide Category: Religious Congregations Team since: Aug, 2008
    We loan because: It is the right thing to do.
  • Sweden

    Sweden

    1,389 members have lent $1,345,750 in 46,029 loans
    Sweden Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008
  • Finland

    Finland

    1,811 members have lent $1,156,450 in 43,816 loans
    Finland Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008
  • women empowering women

    women empowering women

    3,718 members have lent $1,162,125 in 39,977 loans
    global Category: Common Interest Team since: Aug, 2008
    We loan because: empower a woman, change the world.
  • Team USA

    Team USA

    3,109 members have lent $1,209,975 in 37,554 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.