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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.

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Team Listing

560 lending teams in the "Events" category
  • Kiva Savings Account

    Kiva Savings Account

    30 members have lent $177,075 in 2,357 loans
    Everywhere Category: Events Team since: Nov, 2009
    We loan because: Why keep money sitting around somewhere when it could be much more useful as capital for entrepreneurs?
  • AMBRA WHOLESALE SPECIAL EVENT!

    AMBRA WHOLESALE SPECIAL EVENT!

    18 members have lent $98,075 in 2,314 loans
    Switzerland Murten Schweiz Category: Events Team since: Mar, 2013
    We loan because: Wir helfen gerne!
    Mineralien / Edelsteinfreunde
    Schweizer , Weltb├╝rger,
    Wir haben Teampage, Abstimmungspools, JOIN US
  • Party With A Purpose

    Party With A Purpose

    2 members have lent $92,875 in 1,983 loans
    Western Washington Category: Events Team since: Jan, 2010
    We loan because: We want to make the world a better place and we believe that fostering the opportunities for entrepreneurs to start a business is a great way to help people help themselves.
  • Denise Wakeman's KIVA Challenge

    Denise Wakeman's KIVA Challenge

    131 members have lent $42,200 in 1,545 loans
    The Worldwide Web Category: Events Team since: May, 2009
    We loan because: UPDATE #6 - June 2017 - We're still rockin' 8 years later. As of 6/14/17, we have made $41,250 in microloans. Please join us!

    UPDATE #5 - We're well on our way to $30,000. In January 2014,…
  • Kiva turns 7! Birthday party at Loop, Melbourne on 22 October 2012

    Kiva turns 7! Birthday party at Loop,…

    102 members have lent $40,225 in 1,497 loans
    Loop, 23 Meyers Place, Melbourne - Monday 22 October 2012 Category: Events Team since: Sep, 2011
    We loan because: it is Kiva's 7th birthday! Let's celebrate 7 years of small change making a big difference in the world
  • Jaclyn and Kevin Wedding

    Jaclyn and Kevin Wedding

    9 members have lent $36,425 in 1,430 loans
    New York Category: Events Team since: Jan, 2009
    We loan because: We have met so many wonderful people in our visits to developing nations, and we greatly appreciate this opportunity to help them during our wedding celebration.
  • Lewis & Viji's Wedding

    Lewis & Viji's Wedding

    29 members have lent $32,025 in 1,111 loans
    Category: Events Team since: Dec, 2008
    We loan because: we're celebrating Viji and Lewis' journey together
  • Helping Ilana make a difference

    Helping Ilana make a difference

    29 members have lent $27,275 in 1,038 loans
    Santa Rosa, California, USA Category: Events Team since: Jan, 2009
    We loan because: We want to make a difference