Connect with Kiva's lender community
Lending teams are self-organized groups built around common interests, school affiliation or location.
Join as many teams as you'd like, and rally around shared lending goals by counting each of your loans at checkout toward the team's impact.
To get started, simply join an existing team or create a new one and invite your friends!
- 1,839 members have lent $2,058,875 in 71,585 loansWorldwide Category: Religious Congregations Team since: Aug, 2008We loan because: It is the right thing to do.
- 2,915 members have lent $2,004,325 in 67,574 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.
- 493 members have lent $1,952,800 in 12,451 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…
- 1,056 members have lent $1,903,375 in 72,832 loansFrance Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008
- 260 members have lent $1,638,550 in 3,717 loansBoston, MA Category: Colleges/Universities Team since: Aug, 2008
- 545 members have lent $1,615,300 in 28,579 loansCategory: Common Interest Team since: Oct, 2008We loan because: We want to fight global poverty while earning miles.
- 1,474 members have lent $1,518,700 in 52,079 loansSweden Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008
- 3,317 members have lent $1,460,775 in 44,012 loansUSA Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008We loan because: We believe in the generosity of the human spirit that is still alive within Americans of all backgrounds.
- 4,041 members have lent $1,375,600 in 47,105 loansglobal Category: Common Interest Team since: Aug, 2008We loan because: empower a woman, change the world.
- 1,864 members have lent $1,316,425 in 49,825 loansFinland Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008