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635 lending teams in the "Events" category
  • FILM

    FILM

    37 members have lent $8,500 in 324 loans
    USA Category: Events Team since: Aug, 2008
    We loan because: We loan because we want to unite, uplift, create, change, challenge and explore.
  • Tracey & Kamran

    Tracey & Kamran

    20 members have lent $8,325 in 291 loans
    California Category: Events Team since: Feb, 2009
    We loan because: We believe everyone in the world should be given the chance to have a bettter life.
  • Porktoberfest - Dallas

    8 members have lent $8,200 in 31 loans
    Dallas, TX Category: Events Team since: Aug, 2014
    We loan because: If you can bring people together for a good time, you ought to put them to good use.
  • Stephen & Emily's Wedding

    Stephen & Emily's Wedding

    16 members have lent $7,900 in 304 loans
    Guangzhou, Hong Kong, Hawaii Category: Events Team since: May, 2009
    We loan because: Emily has been a committed Kiva user for about a year and is dragging Stephen into the party. As global wanderers and non-homeowners, we don't have a need for lots of punch bowls or fine china. Giving our friends…
  • Jonny and Ali's Kiva Love Machine

    Jonny and Ali's Kiva Love Machine

    32 members have lent $7,500 in 213 loans
    San Francisco, CA Category: Events Team since: Sep, 2010
    We loan because: We met while we were both working at Kiva, and now we're getting married on October 23, 2010. What better way to celebrate than by making loans to Kiva entrepreneurs?
  • Ed and Janet's Wedding

    Ed and Janet's Wedding

    23 members have lent $7,500 in 194 loans
    Hong Kong Category: Events Team since: Jun, 2010
    We loan because: We have so much already and want to help others.
  • YPO Teen Harvard Event

    27 members have lent $7,400 in 187 loans
    Boston, USA Category: Events Team since: Jun, 2011
    We loan because: we're excited to support micro-entrepreneurs in a sustainable, high-impact way!