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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!

Team Listing

35,104 lending teams in all categories
  • Kiva Christians

    Kiva Christians

    19,949 members have lent $38,603,775 in 711,604 loans
    Worldwide Category: Friends Team since: Aug, 2008
    We loan because: A new command I give you: Love one another. As I have loved you, so you must love one another. John 13:34
    Love never fails I Cor 13:8
  • (A+) Atheists, Agnostics, Skeptics, Freethinkers, Secular Humanists and the Non-Religious

    (A+) Atheists, Agnostics, Skeptics,…

    37,510 members have lent $34,205,150 in 1,178,813 loans
    Earth Category: Common Interest Team since: Aug, 2008
    We loan because: We care about human beings and understand that it takes people to help people.
  • The Mindful Bunch

    The Mindful Bunch

    2,329 members have lent $15,012,850 in 106,618 loans
    Within us all ! Category: Common Interest Team since: Dec, 2014
    We loan because: We are all ONE and the SAME. We Listen to our HEARTS. We Love Life. We are Mindful.
  • InsideFlyer

    InsideFlyer

    4,231 members have lent $14,787,450 in 266,344 loans
    Worldwide Category: Common Interest Team since: Feb, 2011
    We loan because: As travelers we have seen poverty first hand and are committed to making the world a better place for all.
  • HP

    HP

    163,313 members have lent $11,860,750 in 422,005 loans
    Category: Businesses - Internal Groups Team since: Dec, 2013
    We loan because: from our roots as a startup, we know the energy and capital it takes to launch a business. The HP Foundation is committed to raising people up and assisting those around the world who need it most. We offer a unique…
  • Tieks by Gavrieli

    Tieks by Gavrieli

    1 members have lent $10,422,250 in 57,829 loans
    Los Angeles Category: Businesses Team since: Jan, 2012
    We loan because: To empower women all over the world.
  • Nerdfighters

    Nerdfighters

    51,131 members have lent $9,138,700 in 308,258 loans
    Nerdfighteria Category: Common Interest Team since: Sep, 2008
    We loan because: We aim to decrease world suck.
  • Team CANADA

    Team CANADA

    9,561 members have lent $8,226,225 in 266,739 loans
    Canada Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008
    We loan because: So little means so much. And because we are so fortunate to be able to lend with the luxury of not worrying about whether we ever see that money again, while the clients borrow with the hope and determination that they…
  • Friends of Bob Harris

    Friends of Bob Harris

    2,037 members have lent $8,153,550 in 246,849 loans
    All over Category: Common Interest Team since: Jun, 2009
    We loan because: After stumbling into a job as a luxury travel writer, I saw so much poverty that I decided to turn those paychecks into Kiva loans. Then I visited a bunch of clients, who were amazing, and I wrote a book about it called…
  • Australia

    Australia

    6,543 members have lent $7,265,100 in 265,588 loans
    Australia Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008
    We loan because: Australians all let us rejoice
    for we are young and free, -
    We've heard the call of nations wide,
    How can we let this be? -
    We'll share our wealth,
    We'll…