Connect with Kiva's lender community

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

4,221 lending teams in the "Friends" category
  • Kiva Christians

    Kiva Christians

    23,643 members have funded $56,355,025 in 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
  • High-impact Lending

    High-impact Lending

    2 members have funded $1,024,175 in loans
    Castle on a cloud Category: Friends Team since: Dec, 2017
    We loan because: we feel responsible for helping change things for the better.
  • idu

    idu

    5 members have funded $663,650 in loans
    nyc Category: Friends Team since: Aug, 2009
    We loan because: helping others help themselves is best solution.
    And SOLVING ALL PROBLEMS with immediate solutions at ZERO COST is even better- iduidu.blogspot.com/

  • MAD 4 People

    MAD 4 People

    88 members have funded $479,175 in loans
    Everywhere Category: Friends Team since: May, 2011
    We loan because: We want to Make A Difference for 100,000 people together.
  • Colbert Nation

    Colbert Nation

    926 members have funded $460,675 in loans
    America Category: Friends Team since: Sep, 2008
    We loan because: I am helping my fellow wealthy American friends lighten their swollen pockets to help the rest of the world prosper.
  • LISC Small Business

    LISC Small Business

    64 members have funded $440,975 in loans
    United States Category: Friends Team since: Jun, 2016
    We loan because: We want to support entrepreneurs in local LISC communities across the country. Small business success means stronger local economies, better jobs, and a better standard of living.
  • women & femmes & mujeres

    women & femmes & mujeres

    17 members have funded $255,175 in loans
    Around the world & autour du Monde Category: Friends Team since: Mar, 2014
    We loan because: We are blessed with our lifes = Nous sommes benis avec nos vies. Thank you. Merci. John and Isabelle
  • Maria Shriver + A Woman's Nation

    Maria Shriver + A Woman's Nation

    575 members have funded $190,750 in loans
    California Category: Friends Team since: May, 2009
    We loan because: For as little as $25, we can help women entrepreneurs right in our own backyard.