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- 2,301 members have lent $1,932,475 in 55,578 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
- 1,583 members have lent $1,859,200 in 65,227 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
- 1,235 members have lent $1,830,150 in 63,966 loansNetherlands Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008We loan because: het mensen helpt een zelfstandig bestaan op te bouwen.
- 459 members have lent $1,823,450 in 10,310 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…
- 1,777 members have lent $1,766,250 in 61,814 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.
- 364 members have lent $1,694,525 in 23,910 loansCategory: Common Interest Team since: Feb, 2012We loan because: You can't find the expired loans even if
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2,826 members have lent $1,688,000 in 57,763 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.988 members have lent $1,660,800 in 63,476 loansFrance Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 20081,660 members have lent $1,479,375 in 51,289 loansWorldwide Category: Religious Congregations Team since: Aug, 2008We loan because: It is the right thing to do.1,370 members have lent $1,304,000 in 44,479 loansSweden Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008