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1,692 lending teams in the "Businesses - Internal Groups" category
  • kaNS Centraal

    kaNS Centraal

    83 members have lent $100,350 in 3,698 loans
    Utrecht - The Netherlands Category: Businesses - Internal Groups Team since: Jan, 2010
    We loan because: The real improvement power in a developing country is from the people who want to improve their lives through their own initiatives. Let us give them a little help!
  • foreclosedjapan c-dep

    foreclosedjapan c-dep

    1 members have lent $79,525 in 680 loans
    Japan Category: Businesses - Internal Groups Team since: Sep, 2011
    We loan because: Lending paused. Hoping for actual interest rates to be published on Kiva borrower pages.
  • Dermalogica Australia HQ

    Dermalogica Australia HQ

    33 members have lent $72,650 in 452 loans
    NSW, Australia Category: Businesses - Internal Groups Team since: Jan, 2011
    We loan because: We believe in the multiplier effect of supplying capital to women - supporting a woman in opening or growing a business enables her to buy food and housing for her family, send her children to school, and contribute to…
  • Java users around the world

    Java users around the world

    127 members have lent $68,300 in 2,574 loans
    Anywhere and everywhere Category: Businesses - Internal Groups Team since: May, 2009
    We loan because: We strongly belive in that even small things could change the world.
    "Be the change you want to see in the world!" - Gandhi
  • Team NEB

    Team NEB

    64 members have lent $68,275 in 2,550 loans
    Ipswich, MA Category: Businesses - Internal Groups Team since: Dec, 2008
    We loan because: We believe in empowering budding entrepreneurs in developing countries through micro-loans.
  • Traders & Investors

    Traders & Investors

    46 members have lent $65,725 in 2,593 loans
    WorldWide Category: Businesses - Internal Groups Team since: Oct, 2008
    We loan because: ...
    We want to help increase the prosperity, security and happiness of as many people as we can.

    The free enterprise system grows not only by indirectly loaning capital to corporations by buying…
  • Red Hatters

    Red Hatters

    133 members have lent $63,100 in 2,287 loans
    Global Category: Businesses - Internal Groups Team since: Feb, 2010
    We loan because: we live the open source life. This means that we care about sharing what we create. We collaborate where we can, helping others understand and grow in their own skills. This is a perfect fit with what Kiva does as well.
  • Ian Martin Group

    Ian Martin Group

    1,593 members have lent $61,475 in 2,208 loans
    Canada & US Category: Businesses - Internal Groups Team since: Jan, 2012
    We loan because: We see a world with each and every person pursuing meaningful work.

    We are committed to "Redeeming the Resume Black Hole" by asking all 100,000+ people who annually apply to jobs through the Ian…
  • TIBCO

    TIBCO

    25 members have lent $59,900 in 2,255 loans
    Palo Alto, CA Category: Businesses - Internal Groups Team since: Aug, 2008
    We loan because: TIBCO Software Inc. is a founding member of the World Economic Forum's Community of Global Growth Companies. We foster entrepreneurial spirit. We know everybody needs a chance sometimes, a little luck, and help, to…
  • Cisco Systems

    Cisco Systems

    87 members have lent $57,275 in 1,800 loans
    Internet Category: Businesses - Internal Groups Team since: Sep, 2008
    We loan because: empowering entrepreneurs in the developing world helps build local economies and creates a sustainable solution to poverty.