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- 2,292 members have lent $1,907,475 in 54,764 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
- 1,572 members have lent $1,830,300 in 64,134 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
- 456 members have lent $1,819,925 in 10,191 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…
- 1,221 members have lent $1,794,575 in 62,860 loansNetherlands Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008We loan because: het mensen helpt een zelfstandig bestaan op te bouwen.
- 1,767 members have lent $1,733,350 in 60,602 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.
- 2,813 members have lent $1,660,575 in 56,838 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.
- 359 members have lent $1,633,925 in 23,083 loansCategory: Common Interest Team since: Feb, 2012We loan because: You can't find the expired loans even if
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995 members have lent $1,632,000 in 62,346 loansFrance Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 20081,645 members have lent $1,441,375 in 50,000 loansWorldwide Category: Religious Congregations Team since: Aug, 2008We loan because: It is the right thing to do.1,361 members have lent $1,284,350 in 43,796 loansSweden Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008