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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

1,913 lending teams in the "Colleges/Universities" category
  • Harvard University

    Harvard University

    491 members have funded $2,739,275 in loans
    Boston, MA Category: Colleges/Universities Team since: Aug, 2008
  • Florida Gators for Kiva

    Florida Gators for Kiva

    415 members have funded $2,489,395 in loans
    Everywhere Category: Colleges/Universities Team since: Aug, 2008
    We loan because: The Gator Nation is everywhere, so by loaning money to people worldwide, we expand the reach of the Gator Nation.
  • Carnegie Mellon University

    Carnegie Mellon University

    344 members have funded $1,249,450 in loans
    Pittsburgh Category: Colleges/Universities Team since: Sep, 2008
    We loan because: We want to help people help themselves.
  • Stanford University

    Stanford University

    570 members have funded $703,795 in loans
    Palo Alto, CA Category: Colleges/Universities Team since: Aug, 2008
  • Purdue University

    Purdue University

    283 members have funded $508,200 in loans
    West Lafayette, Indiana, Earth, and Beyond! Category: Colleges/Universities Team since: Sep, 2008
    We loan because: As a land-grant university with a strong commitment to sustainable development around the world, we whole-heartily support efforts to help alleviate global poverty.
  • Boston College

    Boston College

    143 members have funded $462,325 in loans
    Boston, MA Category: Colleges/Universities Team since: Aug, 2008
  • Penn State University

    Penn State University

    235 members have funded $348,425 in loans
    State College, Pennsylvania Category: Colleges/Universities Team since: Aug, 2008
    We loan because: We are alumni, students, faculty and friends of Penn State and we are Penn State Proud!.