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- 2,297 members have lent $1,923,375 in 55,254 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
- 1,576 members have lent $1,843,725 in 64,653 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 $1,821,075 in 10,237 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…
- 1,226 members have lent $1,812,650 in 63,491 loansNetherlands Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008We loan because: het mensen helpt een zelfstandig bestaan op te bouwen.
- 1,773 members have lent $1,748,625 in 61,192 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.
- 2,818 members have lent $1,676,750 in 57,345 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.
- 360 members have lent $1,644,475 in 23,288 loansCategory: Common Interest Team since: Feb, 2012We loan because: You can't find the expired loans even if
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986 members have lent $1,644,400 in 62,829 loansFrance Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 20081,648 members have lent $1,457,625 in 50,574 loansWorldwide Category: Religious Congregations Team since: Aug, 2008We loan because: It is the right thing to do.1,366 members have lent $1,294,025 in 44,165 loansSweden Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008