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Join a Lending Team and get to know Kiva's vibrant community of active and inspiring lenders.
Lending Teams are self-organized groups where members connect with each other and rally around shared lending goals.
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- 1,724 members have lent $1,569,000 in 54,808 loansGermany Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008We loan because: Showing interest in the life of others and giving a helping hand if needed is important.
- 1,594 members have lent $1,781,200 in 53,168 loansAnywhere Category: Common Interest Team since: Jul, 2009We loan because: We hate to see loans being left unfunded on
Kiva. Although most of these loans are
pre-funded by the Field Partners, the Field
Partners lose out on the capital if a loan
- 2,770 members have lent $1,490,775 in 51,122 loansNew York City Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008We 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.
- 2,232 members have lent $1,769,975 in 49,861 loansIndians and India Lovers Worldwide Category: Common Interest Team since: Aug, 2008We 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
- 1,567 members have lent $1,261,700 in 43,750 loansWorldwide Category: Religious Congregations Team since: Aug, 2008We loan because: It is the right thing to do.
- 31,365 members have lent $1,084,375 in 42,274 loansCategory: Businesses - Internal Groups Team since: Dec, 2013We loan because: This is a unique opportunity for HP employees globally to actively participate in driving HP Living Progress by supporting thousands of entrepreneurs around the world who need access to capital to start or grow their…
- 1,319 members have lent $1,169,475 in 39,752 loansSweden Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008
- 1,774 members have lent $1,001,750 in 37,966 loansFinland Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008
- 3,420 members have lent $950,675 in 33,345 loansglobal Category: Common Interest Team since: Aug, 2008We loan because: empower a woman, change the world.
- 2,913 members have lent $956,600 in 30,746 loansUSA Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008We loan because: We believe in the generosity of the human spirit that is still alive within Americans of all backgrounds.