Lending Teams: Connect with Kiva's lender community
Join a Lending Team and get to know Kiva's vibrant community of active and inspiring lenders.
Lending Teams are self-organized groups where members connect with each other and rally around shared lending goals.
Start a team and invite your friends. Or join an existing team below.
- 879 members have lent $690,350 in 23,566 loansWorldwide Category: Businesses Team since: Jul, 2010We loan because: We believe in the multiplier effect of supplying capital to women - supporting a woman in opening or growing a business enables her to buy food and housing for her family, send her children to school, and contribute to…
- 777 members have lent $674,000 in 24,199 loansJapan Category: Local Area Team since: Sep, 2008We loan because: we feel that we can help the world, one person at a time.
- 699 members have lent $659,325 in 18,441 loansAustin, TX Category: Local Area Team since: Sep, 2008We loan because: We are big-hearted Texans and citizens of the world who enjoy sharing our prosperity and making a positive difference in the world.
- 520 members have lent $653,475 in 24,329 loansDenmark Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008We loan because: All human beings are born free and equal in dignity and rights. They are endowed with reason and conscience and should act towards one another in a spirit of brotherhood.
(Article 1 of United Nations…
- 134 members have lent $627,850 in 6,637 loansPittsburgh Category: Colleges/Universities Team since: Sep, 2008We loan because: we want to help people help themselves.
- 1,621 members have lent $627,300 in 22,059 loansInternational Category: Common Interest Team since: Aug, 2008We loan because: We want the world to be a better place.
- 519 members have lent $619,225 in 23,750 loansUnited States of America Category: Other Team since: Sep, 2009We loan because: We ALL have what it takes to happy, healthy and contributing members of our cities, towns, villages and families.
- 7,670 members have lent $598,800 in 23,127 loansMountain View, CA Category: Businesses - Internal Groups Team since: Aug, 2008We loan because: It's not evil!
- 605 members have lent $565,375 in 20,301 loansCalgary, Alberta, Canada Category: Local Area Team since: Sep, 2008We loan because: Living in such a great city as Calgary with all the opportunities that entails, surely we can make an effort to help others less fortunate. We all can make a big difference with just a small loan.
- 413 members have lent $562,475 in 14,038 loansCategory: Common Interest Team since: Oct, 2008We loan because: We want to fight global poverty while earning miles.