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29,371 lending teams in all categories
  • India

    India

    2,305 members have lent $1,952,025 in 56,165 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 Mormons

    Kiva Mormons

    1,591 members have lent $1,888,800 in 65,974 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
  • Netherlands

    Netherlands

    1,239 members have lent $1,848,975 in 64,604 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

    462 members have lent $1,825,200 in 10,368 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

    1,781 members have lent $1,781,900 in 62,358 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.
  • Expired Loans

    Expired Loans

    367 members have lent $1,721,475 in 24,290 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 15,300 of them.


    LATEST UPDATE:
    September 30, 2014 2:22 pm Kiva time
  • New York

    New York

    2,834 members have lent $1,707,275 in 58,380 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

    995 members have lent $1,669,200 in 63,779 loans
    France Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008
  • Catholic Kiva

    Catholic Kiva

    1,670 members have lent $1,504,650 in 52,106 loans
    Worldwide Category: Religious Congregations Team since: Aug, 2008
    We loan because: It is the right thing to do.
  • Sweden

    Sweden

    1,374 members have lent $1,314,950 in 44,864 loans
    Sweden Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008