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We aim to decrease world suck.

About us
We're Nerdfighters! We fight against suck; we fight for awesome! We fight using our brains, our hearts, our calculators, and our trombones.

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There is also a Nerdfighters Tienda, where a selection of loans are stocked on the shelves of this one-stop shop of team loans:
starfish.dynalias.org/starred/nerdfighters
Check it out!

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Latest Messages  

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Team Activity

  • Yecika
    Mexico
    Yecika received a loan from 2 team members to pay for her aunt's eye surgery.
    Megan Katie
  • Fenosoa
    Madagascar
    Fenosoa received a loan from Steven to pay for 3 bales of secondhand shoes.
    Steven
  • Santos Edis
    El Salvador
    Santos Edis received a loan from Steven to buy detergents, milk, canned products, sauces, condiments, vegetables, drinks, bread and other products to stock up the store.
    Steven
  • Razanakolona
    Madagascar
    Razanakolona received a loan from Steven to pay for various Chinese brands of shoes for women and some belts to sell.
    Steven
  • Ofa
    Samoa
    Ofa received a loan from Amelia to buy a sack of flour, a sack of sugar, yeast, plastic bags, wooden spoons and a frying pan.
    Amelia
  • Emelia
    Ghana
    Emelia received a loan from Amelia to buy fresh fish and firewood for the production of roasted fish in order to meet customer demands.
    Amelia
    $475 to go
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  • Fatima
    Jordan
    Fatima received a loan from Katie to make more room in her grocery store for more products to grow the business and to make a better income and improve her life.
    Katie
    $1,050 to go
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  • Aso
    Samoa
    Aso received a loan from Katie to buy a sack of sugar, plastic bags, ice bag, coolio, pop up, refrigerator, container, and table.
    Katie
  • Naima
    Samoa
    Naima received a loan from 4 team members to buy chemicals, fertilizer, a new wheelbarrow, a tiller, a rake, new gum boots and a spade, water tank.
    Sarah Stephen Default lender image Colin
  • Yellow Leaf Hammocks
    Thailand
    Yellow Leaf Hammocks received a loan from 24 team members to create more employment opportunities for marginalized artisans in rural Thailand.
    Default lender image Lucas Chris Ian Tony Stèf Murison Dave Sarah Jack Lounsbury Rajeev Default lender image Christian Hilde Jessica Alex Delphine Sunshine Christy Kim Kathleen Danielle Amanda Monica Diane (& Bill)
    $75,675 to go
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Impact   Updated Hourly

51,348
Team Members
$13,020,875
Amount Funded
279,381
Loans
5.4
Loans per member

Rankings Across All Teams

#3 for New Users (All Time)
#7 for New Users (Last Month)
#6 for Amount Funded (All Time)
#5 for Amount Funded (This Month)
#5 for Amount Funded (Last Month)

Rankings In Common Interest Category

#1 for New Users (All Time)
#6 for New Users (This Month)
#3 for New Users (Last Month)
#4 for Amount Funded (All Time)
#4 for Amount Funded (This Month)
#3 for Amount Funded (Last Month)