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1,582 lending teams in the "Businesses - Internal Groups" category
  • Traders & Investors

    Traders & Investors

    42 members have lent $63,250 in 2,494 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…
  • Team NEB

    Team NEB

    59 members have lent $59,900 in 2,237 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.
  • TIBCO

    TIBCO

    22 members have lent $59,450 in 2,237 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…
  • Java users around the world

    Java users around the world

    122 members have lent $56,525 in 2,109 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
  • BESTSELLER

    BESTSELLER

    2,215 members have lent $54,050 in 2,150 loans
    Category: Businesses - Internal Groups Team since: Nov, 2015
    We loan because: We believe we can make a difference. Helping people help themselves – that is the essence of the BESTSELLER FOUNDATION. Rather than providing grants and donations, we are opting for more sustainable solutions where we…
  • Dermalogica Finance FITE Team

    Dermalogica Finance FITE Team

    83 members have lent $48,000 in 1,781 loans
    Category: Businesses - Internal Groups Team since: Dec, 2010
    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…
  • Red Hatters

    Red Hatters

    104 members have lent $43,125 in 1,536 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.
  • Cisco Systems

    Cisco Systems

    73 members have lent $42,225 in 1,337 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.
  • Yahoo! Green

    Yahoo! Green

    54 members have lent $42,000 in 1,344 loans
    Worldwide Category: Businesses - Internal Groups Team since: Sep, 2008
    We loan because: Giving people a little exclamation mark in their lives
  • YPC-Group

    YPC-Group

    10 members have lent $37,025 in 1,334 loans
    Worldwide Category: Businesses - Internal Groups Team since: Dec, 2009
    We loan because: we genuinely feel it’s a good cause