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- 2,296 members have lent $1,915,900 in 55,093 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
- 1,574 members have lent $1,841,725 in 64,574 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 $1,820,675 in 10,221 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 $1,805,850 in 63,270 loansNetherlands Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008We loan because: het mensen helpt een zelfstandig bestaan op te bouwen.
- 1,768 members have lent $1,743,625 in 60,998 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 $1,673,000 in 57,195 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.
- 986 members have lent $1,641,000 in 62,699 loansFrance Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008
- 359 members have lent $1,638,875 in 23,182 loansCategory: Common Interest Team since: Feb, 2012We loan because: You can't find the expired loans even if
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1,643 members have lent $1,453,900 in 50,455 loansWorldwide Category: Religious Congregations Team since: Aug, 2008We loan because: It is the right thing to do.1,363 members have lent $1,291,850 in 44,082 loansSweden Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008