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- 2,303 members have lent $1,937,075 in 55,762 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
- 1,584 members have lent $1,862,775 in 65,356 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
- 1,236 members have lent $1,834,925 in 64,136 loansNetherlands Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008We loan because: het mensen helpt een zelfstandig bestaan op te bouwen.
- 460 members have lent $1,824,150 in 10,332 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…
- 1,778 members have lent $1,770,975 in 61,968 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.
- 366 members have lent $1,697,600 in 23,981 loansCategory: Common Interest Team since: Feb, 2012We loan because: You can't find the expired loans even if
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2,829 members have lent $1,692,450 in 57,932 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.989 members have lent $1,663,975 in 63,582 loansFrance Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 20081,662 members have lent $1,483,325 in 51,429 loansWorldwide Category: Religious Congregations Team since: Aug, 2008We loan because: It is the right thing to do.1,372 members have lent $1,306,425 in 44,569 loansSweden Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008