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28,211 lending teams in all categories
  • India

    India

    2,258 members have lent $1,800,100 in 50,925 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 Baha'is

    Kiva Baha'is

    445 members have lent $1,740,450 in 9,436 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 Mormons

    Kiva Mormons

    1,523 members have lent $1,699,625 in 59,237 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

    1,197 members have lent $1,650,375 in 57,731 loans
    Netherlands Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008
    We loan because: het mensen helpt een zelfstandig bestaan op te bouwen.
  • Kiva Team Germany

    Kiva Team Germany

    1,736 members have lent $1,602,425 in 56,026 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 France

    Kiva France

    979 members have lent $1,546,550 in 59,137 loans
    France Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008
  • New York

    New York

    2,779 members have lent $1,535,850 in 52,694 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.
  • Expired Loans

    Expired Loans

    330 members have lent $1,426,075 in 20,921 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 11,674 of them.


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  • Catholic Kiva

    Catholic Kiva

    1,592 members have lent $1,301,825 in 45,209 loans
    Worldwide Category: Religious Congregations Team since: Aug, 2008
    We loan because: It is the right thing to do.
  • Sweden

    Sweden

    1,326 members have lent $1,204,025 in 40,950 loans
    Sweden Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008