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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

4,399 lending teams in the "Families" category
  • In Memory of My Dad

    In Memory of My Dad

    1 members have funded $527,950 in loans
    USA Category: Families Team since: Jul, 2012
    We loan because: My father was an amazing man who taught me about kindness, charity, and life. God rest his soul.
    I hope to continue his legacy of making a positive impact on this world by putting into action the passion for…
  • The McKays

    The McKays

    2 members have funded $310,725 in loans
    Nebraska, USA Category: Families Team since: Apr, 2017
    We loan because: "In some quiet way, the expression and feelings of gratitude have a wonderful cleansing or healing nature. Gratitude brings warmth to the giver and the receiver alike."
    -Robert D. Hales
  • Team Toole

    4 members have funded $263,500 in loans
    USA Category: Families Team since: Feb, 2015
    We loan because: We want to change our world in a positive way!
  • Small Whispers

    Small Whispers

    4 members have funded $224,850 in loans
    Tasmania, Australia Category: Families Team since: Jan, 2014
    We loan because: It's the little things in life that can make the biggest impact.
  • Charter Cares

    Charter Cares

    15 members have funded $214,400 in loans
    Maryland, Vermont & New Jersey Category: Families Team since: Aug, 2010
    We loan because: We care about people.
  • ∞ Braincrave ∞

    ∞ Braincrave ∞

    59 members have funded $204,000 in loans
    San Francisco Category: Families Team since: Aug, 2008
    We loan because: We believe the children are our future. Teach them well and let them lead the way. Show them all the beauty we possess inside. You've got to give them a sense of pride. To make it easier - let the…