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- 2,301 members have lent $1,930,375 in 55,510 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
- 1,582 members have lent $1,858,250 in 65,193 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 $1,829,300 in 63,935 loansNetherlands Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008We loan because: het mensen helpt een zelfstandig bestaan op te bouwen.
- 458 members have lent $1,823,300 in 10,304 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 $1,764,800 in 61,776 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 $1,694,425 in 23,906 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 $1,687,650 in 57,749 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 $1,660,025 in 63,445 loansFrance Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 20081,661 members have lent $1,476,750 in 51,198 loansWorldwide Category: Religious Congregations Team since: Aug, 2008We loan because: It is the right thing to do.1,369 members have lent $1,303,550 in 44,464 loansSweden Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008