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29,138 lending teams in all categories
  • Kiva France

    Kiva France

    986 members have lent $1,641,425 in 62,715 loans
    France Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008
  • Late Loaning Lenders

    Late Loaning Lenders

    1,692 members have lent $2,022,775 in 61,504 loans
    Anywhere Category: Common Interest Team since: Jul, 2009
    We 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
    doesn't get…
  • Kiva Team Germany

    Kiva Team Germany

    1,771 members have lent $1,743,950 in 61,009 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

    2,818 members have lent $1,673,100 in 57,199 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

    2,296 members have lent $1,916,125 in 55,102 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

    1,645 members have lent $1,454,325 in 50,466 loans
    Worldwide Category: Religious Congregations Team since: Aug, 2008
    We loan because: It is the right thing to do.
  • Sweden

    Sweden

    1,364 members have lent $1,292,125 in 44,090 loans
    Sweden Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008
  • Finland

    Finland

    1,799 members have lent $1,107,075 in 41,944 loans
    Finland Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008
  • women empowering women

    women empowering women

    3,632 members have lent $1,085,550 in 37,753 loans
    global Category: Common Interest Team since: Aug, 2008
    We loan because: empower a woman, change the world.
  • Team USA

    Team USA

    3,060 members have lent $1,118,625 in 35,258 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.