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301 lending teams in the "Sports Groups" category
  • Cheeseheads For Change

    Cheeseheads For Change

    569 members have lent $445,475 in 16,124 loans
    Green Bay, WI Category: Sports Groups Team since: Sep, 2008
    We loan because: If you give a man a fish, you feed him for a day. Now in the modern world, you can give that same man a loan to buy a fishing pole, he catches fish with his new pole to feed his family, his community improves because…
  • New York Giants Fans

    New York Giants Fans

    142 members have lent $368,575 in 2,621 loans
    Giants Stadium Category: Sports Groups Team since: Aug, 2008
    We loan because: Dallas fans won't.
  • Leeds United Fans

    Leeds United Fans

    110 members have lent $335,625 in 8,329 loans
    Worldwide Category: Sports Groups Team since: Dec, 2010
    We loan because: We want to make a difference. We will make the world a better place by helping one person at a time.
    Marching On Together!!!
  • Mountain bikers!

    Mountain bikers!

    37 members have lent $241,725 in 6,517 loans
    Usa Category: Sports Groups Team since: Jun, 2012
    We loan because: Mountain bikers care.
  • scuba divers

    scuba divers

    108 members have lent $130,900 in 4,587 loans
    global Category: Sports Groups Team since: Sep, 2008
    We loan because: It's the right thing to do.
  • Boston Red Sox Fans

    Boston Red Sox Fans

    135 members have lent $85,950 in 3,174 loans
    Red Sox Nation Category: Sports Groups Team since: Aug, 2008
    We loan because: this is wicked more important than beating the Yankees.
  • Runners Who Love to Lend

    Runners Who Love to Lend

    134 members have lent $80,375 in 2,927 loans
    United States Category: Sports Groups Team since: Sep, 2008
    We loan because: it feels awesome to lend money to someone who is working hard to carve out a better life. We've been given so much, it's time to give back.
  • Geocachers

    Geocachers

    72 members have lent $66,700 in 2,270 loans
    Anywhere Category: Sports Groups Team since: Sep, 2008
    We loan because: We are interested in all the places and people of the planet. We are searching for ways to make the world better. "Cash in, Poverty out".
  • Surf Travelers

    Surf Travelers

    80 members have lent $60,350 in 2,245 loans
    Worldwide Category: Sports Groups Team since: Jul, 2009
    We loan because: We love to surf, we love to travel and we want to give something back to the places we visit.