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Lending teams are self-organized groups built around common interests, school affiliation or location.

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Team Listing

477 lending teams in the "Youth Groups" category
  • DoSomething

    DoSomething

    16,414 members have lent $453,650 in 17,842 loans
    Category: Youth Groups Team since: Apr, 2013
    We loan because: DoSomething.org is the country‚Äôs largest not-for-profit for young people and social change. We have 1,666,208 members (and counting) who kick ass on causes they care about. Bullying. Animal cruelty. Homelessness.…
  • Zawadi by Youth

    Zawadi by Youth

    34 members have lent $150,875 in 645 loans
    New York, NY Category: Youth Groups Team since: May, 2009
  • peacepennies

    peacepennies

    66 members have lent $60,250 in 2,381 loans
    USA: Durham, NC - Montezuma, NM - Birch Bay, WA Category: Youth Groups Team since: Nov, 2008
    We loan because: small change can lead to big change. Join our team!
  • JCI - Junior Chamber International

    JCI - Junior Chamber International

    44 members have lent $55,575 in 1,995 loans
    Worldwide Category: Youth Groups Team since: Dec, 2008
    We loan because: Junior Chamber International is a worldwide nonprofit organisation which provide development opportunities that empower young people to create positive change.
  • Charitable Innovations

    Charitable Innovations

    39 members have lent $43,425 in 281 loans
    Cincinnati Ohio Category: Youth Groups Team since: Feb, 2012
    We loan because: We want to help entrepreneurs abroad, while helping the local community.
  • Westfield Youth for Kiva

    Westfield Youth for Kiva

    20 members have lent $35,600 in 1,299 loans
    Westfield, NJ Category: Youth Groups Team since: Dec, 2008
    We loan because: We Like to Help People.
  • Team Arab Youth

    Team Arab Youth

    56 members have lent $34,175 in 1,311 loans
    Middle East Category: Youth Groups Team since: Sep, 2012
    We loan because: we want to empower the youth in the Middle East
  • Kiva Youth

    Kiva Youth

    122 members have lent $29,950 in 1,166 loans
    Category: Youth Groups Team since: Oct, 2013
    We loan because: We believe that kids and teenagers anywhere can make a difference. Together we can help people rise above poverty.
  • Girl Guides and Girl Scouts

    Girl Guides and Girl Scouts

    93 members have lent $27,700 in 1,081 loans
    Worldwide Category: Youth Groups Team since: Sep, 2008
    We loan because: We want to help women and girls and their families around the world. We already help as an organization of 15 million active members and we want to help more by loaning through KIVA as well.
  • Akhawia

    Akhawia

    6 members have lent $21,750 in 867 loans
    Category: Youth Groups Team since: Oct, 2010