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!
- 10 members have lent $6,550 in 252 loansU.S.A. Category: Friends Team since: Apr, 2010We loan because: We are all linked through the love of June Herold and Heather Crombie from gathering at their 2010 marriage ceremony or joining them in spirit there. Instead of wedding gifts, H 'n J request that we, their friends…
- 4 members have lent $6,525 in 258 loansSydney, Australia Category: Families Team since: Apr, 2011We loan because: We care and want to give others in need the opportunity to improve their lives.
- 19 members have lent $6,525 in 112 loansPlanet Earth Category: Other Team since: Jul, 2009We loan because: We are celebrating Lori and Eran's wedding, by creating an ongoing "endowment" that will be used repeatedly as microfinance loans.
- 17 members have lent $6,375 in 186 loansBrisbane Category: Events Team since: May, 2011We loan because: Please celebrate our marriage by empowering people in the developing world to lift themselves out of poverty.
- 11 members have lent $6,350 in 236 loansCategory: Events Team since: Jul, 2009
- 2 members have lent $6,050 in 15 loansNew York, NY Category: Events Team since: Sep, 2011
- 3 members have lent $5,850 in 198 loansDriebergen Category: Friends Team since: Oct, 2013We loan because:
- 14 members have lent $5,600 in 149 loansAustralia Category: Common Interest Team since: Feb, 2009We loan because: We love investing in people who are helping themselves
- 24 members have lent $5,550 in 158 loansBellevue, WA Category: Families Team since: Jul, 2012We loan because: We're excited to share the joy of our wedding with you, and maybe make the world a little bit better!
- 19 members have lent $5,125 in 68 loansBoston, MA Category: Events Team since: May, 2012We loan because: We believe in the power of microfinance!