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- 2,258 members have lent $1,800,100 in 50,925 loansIndians and India Lovers Worldwide Category: Common Interest Team since: Aug, 2008We 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
- 445 members have lent $1,740,450 in 9,436 loansWorldwide Category: Religious Congregations Team since: Sep, 2008We loan because: Baha'u'llah told us to "Be generous in prosperity, and thankful in adversity. Be worthy of the trust of thy neighbor, and look upon him with a bright and friendly face. Be a treasure to the poor, an…
- 1,523 members have lent $1,699,625 in 59,237 loansWorldwide Category: Religious Congregations Team since: Aug, 2008We loan because: "A man filled with the love of God is not content with blessing his family alone, but ranges through the whole world, anxious to bless the whole human race." ~ Joseph Smith
- 1,197 members have lent $1,650,375 in 57,731 loansNetherlands Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008We loan because: het mensen helpt een zelfstandig bestaan op te bouwen.
- 1,736 members have lent $1,602,425 in 56,026 loansGermany Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008We loan because: Showing interest in the life of others and giving a helping hand if needed is important.
- 979 members have lent $1,546,550 in 59,137 loansFrance Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008
- 2,779 members have lent $1,535,850 in 52,694 loansNew York City Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008We 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.
- 330 members have lent $1,426,075 in 20,921 loansCategory: Common Interest Team since: Feb, 2012We loan because: You can't find the expired loans even if
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1,592 members have lent $1,301,825 in 45,209 loansWorldwide Category: Religious Congregations Team since: Aug, 2008We loan because: It is the right thing to do.1,326 members have lent $1,204,025 in 40,950 loansSweden Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008