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1,168 lending teams in the "Clubs" category
  • Economics Society UA

    8 members have lent $25,475 in 907 loans
    Tucson, Arizona Category: Clubs Team since: Jan, 2011
    We loan because: We care.
  • Tentative Apologist Blog

    Tentative Apologist Blog

    21 members have lent $25,375 in 934 loans
    Edmonton Canada Category: Clubs Team since: Feb, 2014
    We loan because: Debating the existence of God and the meaning of life means little if you don't lend a helping hand to those in need
  • Richfield Rotary

    Richfield Rotary

    19 members have lent $24,750 in 840 loans
    Richfield, MN Category: Clubs Team since: Apr, 2009
    We loan because: We think this is a wonderful way to help people become self sufficient.
  • AlaskaTweets

    AlaskaTweets

    48 members have lent $22,225 in 835 loans
    Alaska Category: Clubs Team since: Jan, 2011
    We loan because: We want local social media to make positive impacts around the world
  • Carolina Microfinance Initiative!

    Carolina Microfinance Initiative!

    38 members have lent $20,850 in 813 loans
    Chapel Hill, North Carolina Category: Clubs Team since: Sep, 2008
    We loan because: We believe in, and wish to further, this movement!
  • Wimmera District, Victoria, Australia

    Wimmera District, Victoria, Australia

    10 members have lent $20,500 in 784 loans
    Horsham Victoria Category: Clubs Team since: Jun, 2012
    We loan because: "Microfinance stands as one of the most promising and cost-effective tools in the fight against global poverty."
    Jonathan Morduch, Chair, UN Expert Group on Poverty Statistics
  • Rotary Club of Gibsons

    Rotary Club of Gibsons

    2 members have lent $19,900 in 781 loans
    Gibsons, BC Canada Category: Clubs Team since: Sep, 2008
    We loan because: Rotary is about service, helping others, Locally and Internationally. We have recently built water filtration systems in Peru. This will allow us to see each loan improve lives.
  • Mensa Italia

    Mensa Italia

    13 members have lent $19,450 in 757 loans
    Italy 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".
  • SCA - Society for Creative Anachronism

    SCA - Society for Creative Anachronism

    9 members have lent $18,925 in 428 loans
    Milpitas, CA Category: Clubs Team since: May, 2013
    We loan because: believe in education, service, and arts. We dream a dream of honor and hope.