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28,220 lending teams in all categories
  • India

    India

    2,258 members have lent $1,805,025 in 51,107 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
  • Kiva Baha'is

    Kiva Baha'is

    445 members have lent $1,741,125 in 9,462 loans
    Worldwide Category: Religious Congregations Team since: Sep, 2008
    We 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…
  • Kiva Mormons

    Kiva Mormons

    1,524 members have lent $1,705,100 in 59,429 loans
    Worldwide Category: Religious Congregations Team since: Aug, 2008
    We 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
  • Netherlands

    Netherlands

    1,200 members have lent $1,655,775 in 57,932 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

    1,736 members have lent $1,605,475 in 56,128 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

    979 members have lent $1,550,050 in 59,273 loans
    France Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008
  • New York

    New York

    2,781 members have lent $1,540,525 in 52,821 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.
  • Expired Loans

    Expired Loans

    330 members have lent $1,426,125 in 20,923 loans
    Category: Common Interest Team since: Feb, 2012
    We loan because: You can't find the expired loans even if
    browsing all loans. But you'll find them here,
    all 11,674 of them.


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  • Catholic Kiva

    Catholic Kiva

    1,596 members have lent $1,307,675 in 45,421 loans
    Worldwide Category: Religious Congregations Team since: Aug, 2008
    We loan because: It is the right thing to do.
  • Sweden

    Sweden

    1,328 members have lent $1,206,925 in 41,057 loans
    Sweden Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008