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1,174 lending teams in the "Clubs" category
  • digital gangsters

    digital gangsters

    54 members have lent $59,125 in 2,081 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
  • CIC

    CIC

    4 members have lent $58,500 in 2,301 loans
    United States Category: Clubs Team since: Jan, 2009
    We loan because: Influencing the world one loan at a time.
  • Nonzero Club

    Nonzero Club

    298 members have lent $56,900 in 2,141 loans
    Greater China region ( China, Taiwan, Hong Kong ) Category: Clubs Team since: May, 2009
    We loan because: Happiness exists in action. We believe that creating meaningful jobs through entrepreneurship is the best way to resolve poverty and rekindle free will.
  • Weymouth Rotary

    1 members have lent $50,600 in 512 loans
    Weymouth, UK Category: Clubs Team since: Nov, 2008
    We loan because: Rotary is a volunteer service organisation and we actively seek to help others.
  • Clever Spenden

    Clever Spenden

    2 members have lent $45,625 in 1,787 loans
    Karlsruhe, Germany Category: Clubs Team since: Sep, 2008
    We loan because: We are a German nonprofit organisation. Our purpose is to collect money for a good cause. The money is donated for the good cause, mainly to projects in the Third World or to kiva. You can find our lender page here:
  • The Rotary Club of Fort Atkinson, Wisconsin

    The Rotary Club of Fort Atkinson, Wisconsin

    10 members have lent $45,600 in 1,553 loans
    Fort Atkinson, Wisconsin, U.S.A. Category: Clubs Team since: Jan, 2009
    We loan because: an objective of Rotary is the advancement of international understanding, goodwill, and peace. Lending contributes to this objective.
  • Team German Rotaract, Inner Wheel and Rotary Clubs

    Team German Rotaract, Inner Wheel and Rotary…

    58 members have lent $42,975 in 1,668 loans
    Germany Category: Clubs Team since: Jun, 2010
    We loan because: we find the idea behind Kiva inspiring. We are convinced that microfinance is a very effective way of helping people to overcome long-term poverty. Let’s together empower people to realize their own business ideas ...…
  • Mensa

    Mensa

    102 members have lent $40,225 in 1,465 loans
    International Category: Clubs Team since: Aug, 2008
    We loan because: Goals of the association involve "identify and foster human intelligence for the benefit of humanity" and "to encourage research into the nature, characteristics, and uses of intelligence".
  • Overclock.net

    Overclock.net

    157 members have lent $39,725 in 1,233 loans
    Category: Clubs Team since: Dec, 2009
    We loan because: Overclockers care.