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Lending teams are self-organized groups where members can connect with one another and rally around shared lending goals.

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37,264 lending teams in all categories
  • Catholic Kiva

    Catholic Kiva

    1,735 members have lent $1,717,050 in 59,653 loans
    Worldwide Category: Religious Congregations Team since: Aug, 2008
    We loan because: It is the right thing to do.
  • Research Now

    Research Now

    1,265 members have lent $1,607,500 in 20,622 loans
    Category: Businesses Team since: Jun, 2012
    We loan because: We are commited to creating a better world and making a positive difference. We strive to be socially responsible and contribute to the welfare and interests of the greater society in which we operate.
  • Carnegie Mellon University

    Carnegie Mellon University

    200 members have lent $1,401,700 in 14,639 loans
    Pittsburgh Category: Colleges/Universities Team since: Sep, 2008
    We loan because: we want to help people help themselves.
  • Sweden

    Sweden

    1,406 members have lent $1,389,250 in 47,550 loans
    Sweden Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008
  • Team USA

    Team USA

    3,176 members have lent $1,273,500 in 39,287 loans
    USA Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008
    We loan because: We believe in the generosity of the human spirit that is still alive within Americans of all backgrounds.
  • women empowering women

    women empowering women

    3,796 members have lent $1,216,500 in 41,730 loans
    global Category: Common Interest Team since: Aug, 2008
    We loan because: empower a woman, change the world.
  • Finland

    Finland

    1,819 members have lent $1,193,700 in 45,253 loans
    Finland Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008
  • Kiva Muslims

    Kiva Muslims

    1,212 members have lent $1,128,225 in 39,283 loans
    Dunya Category: Religious Congregations Team since: Sep, 2008
    We loan because: 002.271 Yusuf Ali Translation:
    If ye disclose (acts of) charity, even so it is well, but if ye conceal them, and make them reach those (really) in need, that is best for you: It will remove from you some of your…
  • FlyerTalkers

    FlyerTalkers

    486 members have lent $1,114,650 in 22,551 loans
    Category: Common Interest Team since: Oct, 2008
    We loan because: We want to fight global poverty while earning miles.
  • Texas

    Texas

    956 members have lent $1,059,500 in 30,364 loans
    Texas Category: Local Area Team since: Nov, 2008
    We loan because: Texas does it bigger!