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37,479 lending teams in all categories
  • Kiva Mormons

    Kiva Mormons

    1,556 members have lent $2,567,075 in 81,550 loans
    Worldwide Category: Religious Congregations Team since: Aug, 2008
    We 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
  • Expired Loans

    Expired Loans

    454 members have lent $2,549,825 in 32,045 loans
    Category: Common Interest Team since: Feb, 2012
    We loan because: You can't find the expired loans even if
    browsing all loans. But you'll find them here,
    all 23,037 of them.


    LATEST UPDATE:
    May 27, 2015 11:34 pm Kiva time
  • Late Loaning Lenders

    Late Loaning Lenders

    1,880 members have lent $2,531,125 in 78,554 loans
    Anywhere Category: Common Interest Team since: Jul, 2009
    We loan because: We hate to see loans being left unfunded on
    Kiva. Although most of these loans are
    pre-funded by the Field Partners, the Field
    Partners lose out on the capital if a loan
    doesn't get…
  • Team Obama

    Team Obama

    4,839 members have lent $2,434,150 in 86,354 loans
    Worldwide Category: Common Interest Team since: Sep, 2008
    We loan because: We understand that our combined efforts through Kiva will help make this world a much better place!
  • Netherlands

    Netherlands

    1,286 members have lent $2,188,500 in 74,526 loans
    Netherlands Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008
    We loan because: het mensen helpt een zelfstandig bestaan op te bouwen.
  • India

    India

    2,387 members have lent $2,153,825 in 63,046 loans
    Indians and India Lovers Worldwide Category: Common Interest Team since: Aug, 2008
    We 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
  • Kiva Team Germany

    Kiva Team Germany

    1,854 members have lent $2,022,500 in 70,992 loans
    Germany Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008
    We loan because: Showing interest in the life of others and giving a helping hand if needed is important.
  • Kiva Baha'is

    Kiva Baha'is

    485 members have lent $1,937,050 in 11,910 loans
    Worldwide Category: Religious Congregations Team since: Sep, 2008
    We 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…
  • New York

    New York

    2,882 members have lent $1,929,325 in 65,283 loans
    New York City Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008
    We 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.
  • Research Now

    Research Now

    1,367 members have lent $1,924,575 in 24,090 loans
    Category: Businesses Team since: Jun, 2012
    We loan because: We are commited to creating a better world and making a positive difference. We strive to be socially responsible and contribute to the welfare and interests of the greater society in which we operate.