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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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37,288 lending teams in all categories
  • Netherlands

    Netherlands

    1,267 members have lent $2,027,125 in 69,963 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

    1,013 members have lent $1,758,350 in 67,227 loans
    France Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008
  • Kiva Team Germany

    Kiva Team Germany

    1,813 members have lent $1,918,375 in 67,187 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

    2,851 members have lent $1,821,750 in 61,959 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

    1,735 members have lent $1,721,750 in 59,801 loans
    Worldwide Category: Religious Congregations Team since: Aug, 2008
    We loan because: It is the right thing to do.
  • India

    India

    2,340 members have lent $2,057,800 in 59,773 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

    1,406 members have lent $1,392,400 in 47,674 loans
    Sweden Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008
  • Finland

    Finland

    1,819 members have lent $1,195,775 in 45,336 loans
    Finland Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008
  • women empowering women

    women empowering women

    3,800 members have lent $1,219,175 in 41,822 loans
    global Category: Common Interest Team since: Aug, 2008
    We loan because: empower a woman, change the world.
  • Team USA

    Team USA

    3,177 members have lent $1,276,400 in 39,384 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.