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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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- 1,643 members have lent $2,063,275 in 69,938 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
- 2,315 members have lent $1,991,975 in 57,578 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
- 389 members have lent $1,954,000 in 26,186 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 17,317 of them.
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1,257 members have lent $1,929,425 in 66,726 loansNetherlands Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008We loan because: het mensen helpt een zelfstandig bestaan op te bouwen.466 members have lent $1,849,925 in 10,838 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…1,792 members have lent $1,840,625 in 64,464 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.2,837 members have lent $1,753,750 in 59,882 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.1,001 members have lent $1,706,350 in 65,221 loansFrance Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 20081,694 members have lent $1,601,475 in 55,533 loansWorldwide Category: Religious Congregations Team since: Aug, 2008We loan because: It is the right thing to do.191 members have lent $1,497,425 in 3,799 loansWorldwide Category: Common Interest Team since: May, 2014We loan because: we want to bring lenders from different teams together and show some Kiva love to loans have so far been overlooked. We want to help get them funded by organizing a Flash Mob to these loans.