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1,167 lending teams in the "Clubs" category
  • Kiva Team Captains

    Kiva Team Captains

    574 members have lent $107,950 in 2,492 loans
    Category: Clubs Team since: Aug, 2008
    We loan because: We want to bring people together to raise awareness about Kiva in our communities.
  • KIVA Shopping Club

    KIVA Shopping Club

    89 members have lent $102,625 in 3,988 loans
    Everywhere Category: Clubs Team since: Aug, 2008
    We loan because: We can.
  • Grand River Rotary

    Grand River Rotary

    2 members have lent $90,550 in 958 loans
    Kitchener/Waterloo, Ontario Category: Clubs Team since: Oct, 2011
    We loan because: We believe that Microfinance can make the world a better place.
  • Geeks for a Better Tomorrow

    Geeks for a Better Tomorrow

    107 members have lent $88,425 in 3,056 loans
    Anywhere esoteric knowledge can be found Category: Clubs Team since: Sep, 2008
    We loan because: Everyone at the academy thought we were mad. MAD?!! We'll show them! We'll show them ALL!!!
  • Friends of Dynamically Speaking

    Friends of Dynamically Speaking

    116 members have lent $84,750 in 3,081 loans
    Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada Category: Clubs Team since: May, 2009
    We loan because: We are caring Toastmasters and friends of Toastmasters. Our goal is to encourage at least 100 generous donors to join our lending team and to make a loan.
  • iZōsh: Women Investing in Women

    iZōsh: Women Investing in Women

    11 members have lent $66,075 in 96 loans
    Category: Clubs Team since: Nov, 2012
    We loan because: We are dedicated to the economic empowerment of women globally who are living in extreme poverty. By giving micro loans to these women we help them to lift themselves out of extreme poverty and reduce the risk of…
  • Spartan Global Development Network

    Spartan Global Development Network

    62 members have lent $60,500 in 2,347 loans
    East Lansing, Michigan Category: Clubs Team since: Jun, 2009
    We loan because: We believe our loans represent the compassion, respect, and opportunity deserved by the entrepreneurs working hard to improve the circumstances of their families and communities.
  • digital gangsters

    digital gangsters

    55 members have lent $58,675 in 2,063 loans
    on the internet Category: Clubs Team since: Mar, 2009
    We loan because: we have boatloads of american internet money and think that lending it to entrepreneurs across the world is a far nobler endeavor than giving it to the lazy bums on our message board that ask for handouts
  • Soroptimist

    Soroptimist

    58 members have lent $57,425 in 2,006 loans
    worldwide Category: Clubs Team since: Oct, 2008
    We loan because: We are business and professional women in more than 120 countries, improving the lives of women and girls in local communities and throughout the world.