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

4,403 lending teams in the "Friends" category
  • Kiva Christians

    Kiva Christians

    25,629 members have funded $62,492,020 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
  • Stuff You Should Know

    Stuff You Should Know

    11,389 members have funded $9,285,145 in loans
    Atlanta, GA Category: Friends Team since: Oct, 2009
    We loan because: We care.
  • High-impact Lending

    High-impact Lending

    2 members have funded $1,371,525 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 $683,825 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/

  • LISC Small Business

    LISC Small Business

    80 members have funded $550,475 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.
  • MAD 4 People

    MAD 4 People

    89 members have funded $529,725 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 $497,650 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.
  • women & femmes & mujeres

    women & femmes & mujeres

    18 members have funded $303,200 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
  • Wing Girl Booster!

    Wing Girl Booster!

    37 members have funded $299,500 in loans
    US -- Welcome home Julie Category: Friends Team since: Aug, 2015
    We loan because: we care.
  • Let's do this! It's Time for Change!

    Let's do this! It's Time for Change!

    11 members have funded $275,775 in loans
    Austria Category: Friends Team since: Mar, 2013
    We loan because: As Austrians, we have a certain responsibility to support people around the globe that do not have opportunities that we have. We group together to make a difference