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29,533 lending teams in all categories
  • Late Loaning Lenders

    Late Loaning Lenders

    1,738 members have lent $2,121,750 in 65,103 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 France

    Kiva France

    998 members have lent $1,686,700 in 64,452 loans
    France Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008
  • Kiva Team Germany

    Kiva Team Germany

    1,786 members have lent $1,809,875 in 63,358 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

    2,836 members have lent $1,727,200 in 59,043 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

    2,309 members have lent $1,967,825 in 56,763 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

    1,679 members have lent $1,547,550 in 53,583 loans
    Worldwide Category: Religious Congregations Team since: Aug, 2008
    We loan because: It is the right thing to do.
  • Sweden

    Sweden

    1,379 members have lent $1,329,400 in 45,420 loans
    Sweden Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008
  • Finland

    Finland

    1,808 members have lent $1,140,825 in 43,213 loans
    Finland Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008
  • women empowering women

    women empowering women

    3,690 members have lent $1,135,100 in 39,250 loans
    global Category: Common Interest Team since: Aug, 2008
    We loan because: empower a woman, change the world.
  • Team USA

    Team USA

    3,098 members have lent $1,178,550 in 36,729 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.