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Lending teams are self-organized groups built around common interests, school affiliation or location.

Join as many teams as you'd like, and rally around shared lending goals by counting each of your loans at checkout toward the team's impact.

To get started, simply join an existing team or create a new one and invite your friends!

Team Listing

1,825 lending teams in the "Colleges/Universities" category
  • SFSU Gator Givers

    SFSU Gator Givers

    108 members have lent $155,375 in 6,129 loans
    San Francisco, CA Category: Colleges/Universities Team since: Oct, 2008
    We loan because: we believe in the power of entrepreneurship to lift people out of poverty.
  • NTNU

    NTNU

    65 members have lent $138,825 in 5,127 loans
    Trondheim, Norway Category: Colleges/Universities Team since: Mar, 2010
    We loan because: We believe in entrepreneurship as a way to make poverty history.
  • University of Miami

    University of Miami

    51 members have lent $138,025 in 3,002 loans
    Coral Gables, FL Category: Colleges/Universities Team since: Aug, 2008
  • Cooper Union

    Cooper Union

    48 members have lent $130,175 in 5,098 loans
    New York, NY Category: Colleges/Universities Team since: Sep, 2008
  • Kiva Lending Team at UC Davis

    Kiva Lending Team at UC Davis

    182 members have lent $122,900 in 4,452 loans
    Davis, California Category: Colleges/Universities Team since: Sep, 2008
    We loan because: We feel strongly that inspiring people to make a difference in their own lives effects us all.
  • USC

    USC

    311 members have lent $117,225 in 4,287 loans
    Los Angeles, California Category: Colleges/Universities Team since: Oct, 2008
    We loan because: we want to empower people, foster sustainability and provide them with the tools and skills to make a life for themselves. "Give a man a fish and feed him for a day, teach a man to fish and feed him for a…
  • Rice University

    Rice University

    116 members have lent $115,175 in 4,209 loans
    Houston, Texas Category: Colleges/Universities Team since: Aug, 2008
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison

    University of Wisconsin-Madison

    221 members have lent $114,075 in 4,003 loans
    Madison, Wisconsin Category: Colleges/Universities Team since: Sep, 2008
    We loan because: We believe we can make a change in this world.