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Lending teams are self-organized groups built around common interests, school affiliation or location.

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37,457 lending teams in all categories
  • Netherlands

    Netherlands

    1,284 members have lent $2,173,675 in 74,091 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

    1,853 members have lent $2,019,600 in 70,891 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

    1,031 members have lent $1,834,700 in 70,175 loans
    France Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008
  • Catholic Kiva

    Catholic Kiva

    1,797 members have lent $1,880,375 in 65,423 loans
    Worldwide Category: Religious Congregations Team since: Aug, 2008
    We loan because: It is the right thing to do.
  • New York

    New York

    2,879 members have lent $1,925,250 in 65,167 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

    2,387 members have lent $2,151,225 in 62,942 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

    1,437 members have lent $1,464,150 in 50,176 loans
    Sweden Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008
  • Finland

    Finland

    1,830 members have lent $1,257,500 in 47,636 loans
    Finland Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008
  • women empowering women

    women empowering women

    3,964 members have lent $1,303,325 in 44,621 loans
    global Category: Common Interest Team since: Aug, 2008
    We loan because: empower a woman, change the world.
  • Kiva Muslims

    Kiva Muslims

    1,254 members have lent $1,211,300 in 42,259 loans
    Dunya Category: Religious Congregations Team since: Sep, 2008
    We loan because: 002.271 Yusuf Ali Translation:
    If ye disclose (acts of) charity, even so it is well, but if ye conceal them, and make them reach those (really) in need, that is best for you: It will remove from you some of your…