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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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- 7,848 members have lent $701,200 in 26,743 loansMountain View, CA Category: Businesses - Internal Groups Team since: Aug, 2008We loan because: It's not evil!
- 799 members have lent $798,150 in 26,281 loansHere. Now. Category: Religious Congregations Team since: Sep, 2008We loan because: We water seeds of awakening.
- 388 members have lent $1,944,950 in 26,149 loansCategory: Common Interest Team since: Feb, 2012We loan because: You can't find the expired loans even if
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- 1,775 members have lent $744,425 in 26,000 loansInternational Category: Common Interest Team since: Aug, 2008We loan because: We want the world to be a better place.
- 534 members have lent $645,800 in 24,755 loansUnited States of America Category: Other Team since: Sep, 2009We loan because: Because we know the benefit of someone providing a 'hand up' both in our work and throughout our life.
- 626 members have lent $681,675 in 24,320 loansCalgary, Alberta, Canada Category: Local Area Team since: Sep, 2008We loan because: Living in such a great city as Calgary with all the opportunities that entails, surely we can make an effort to help others less fortunate. We all can make a big difference with just a small loan.
- 488 members have lent $683,950 in 24,147 loansTaiwan Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008We loan because: We love the world!
- 760 members have lent $909,250 in 23,607 loansNew Zealand Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008We loan because: Because Kiwis know what it is to pull yourself up by your bootstraps.
- 649 members have lent $654,275 in 23,350 loansEspaña (Spain) Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008We loan because: Kiva ofrece un medio ideal para participar activamente en el apoyo a emprendedores sin recursos que no pueden acceder a los canales normales de financiación y que, gracias a los micro-créditos, pueden desarrollar una…
- 1,305 members have lent $638,775 in 23,209 loansThe World Category: Common Interest Team since: Apr, 2010We loan because: By empowering girls and women in the fight for women's rights, poverty reduction, education and health promotion, we are helping to create a fairer and better world for everyone.