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37,261 lending teams in all categories
  • Late Loaning Lenders

    Late Loaning Lenders

    1,803 members have lent $2,267,575 in 70,335 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…
  • Kiva Mormons

    Kiva Mormons

    1,699 members have lent $2,243,125 in 73,730 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

    413 members have lent $2,162,375 in 28,044 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 19,076 of them.


    LATEST UPDATE:
    January 25, 2015 2:53 pm Kiva time
  • India

    India

    2,339 members have lent $2,053,775 in 59,617 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
  • Tieks by Gavrieli

    Tieks by Gavrieli

    1 members have lent $2,039,400 in 15,360 loans
    Los Angeles Category: Businesses Team since: Jan, 2012
    We loan because: To empower women all over the world.
  • Netherlands

    Netherlands

    1,266 members have lent $2,014,825 in 69,662 loans
    Netherlands Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008
    We loan because: het mensen helpt een zelfstandig bestaan op te bouwen.
  • Kiva Baha'is

    Kiva Baha'is

    473 members have lent $1,915,100 in 11,150 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…
  • Kiva Team Germany

    Kiva Team Germany

    1,812 members have lent $1,913,725 in 67,014 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.
  • New York

    New York

    2,851 members have lent $1,816,175 in 61,797 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.
  • Kiva France

    Kiva France

    1,014 members have lent $1,754,275 in 67,082 loans
    France Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008