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38,879 lending teams in all categories
  • Atheists, Agnostics, Skeptics, Freethinkers, Secular Humanists and the Non-Religious

    Atheists, Agnostics, Skeptics, Freethinkers,…

    34,766 members have lent $24,620,075 in 849,663 loans
    Earth Category: Common Interest Team since: Aug, 2008
    We loan because: When will the A+ Team achieve $25 million in loans? Make a guess before February 15th. Win prizes. Details on our message board.

    We care about human beings and understand that it takes people to help…
  • Kiva Christians

    Kiva Christians

    17,282 members have lent $23,030,650 in 510,910 loans
    Worldwide Category: Friends Team since: Aug, 2008
    We loan because: Pure and undefiled religion before God the Father is this: to care for orphans and widows in their misfortune and to keep oneself unstained by the world. (Jam. 1:27)
  • InsideFlyer

    InsideFlyer

    3,533 members have lent $11,782,950 in 211,591 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

    152,854 members have lent $9,900,400 in 346,397 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…
  • Guys holding fish

    Guys holding fish

    480 members have lent $6,946,100 in 22,391 loans
    Category: Common Interest Team since: May, 2011
    We loan because: We feel an affinity for entrepreneurs that make their living by fishing, selling fish, or attempting to make their lives better because of their proximity to the ocean, or freshwater locales...
  • Friends of Bob Harris

    Friends of Bob Harris

    1,935 members have lent $6,585,450 in 203,184 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've written a book about…
  • Team CANADA

    Team CANADA

    8,542 members have lent $6,382,825 in 206,343 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…
  • Australia

    Australia

    6,657 members have lent $5,926,750 in 217,169 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…
  • Tieks by Gavrieli

    Tieks by Gavrieli

    1 members have lent $5,569,250 in 35,036 loans
    Los Angeles Category: Businesses Team since: Jan, 2012
    We loan because: To empower women all over the world.