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- 2,305 members have lent $1,952,025 in 56,165 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
- 1,591 members have lent $1,888,800 in 65,974 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
- 1,239 members have lent $1,848,975 in 64,604 loansNetherlands Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008We loan because: het mensen helpt een zelfstandig bestaan op te bouwen.
- 462 members have lent $1,825,200 in 10,368 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…
- 1,781 members have lent $1,781,900 in 62,358 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.
- 367 members have lent $1,721,475 in 24,290 loansCategory: Common Interest Team since: Feb, 2012We loan because: You can't find the expired loans even if
browsing all loans. But you'll find them here,
all 15,300 of them.
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2,834 members have lent $1,707,275 in 58,380 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.995 members have lent $1,669,200 in 63,779 loansFrance Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 20081,670 members have lent $1,504,650 in 52,106 loansWorldwide Category: Religious Congregations Team since: Aug, 2008We loan because: It is the right thing to do.1,374 members have lent $1,314,950 in 44,864 loansSweden Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008