Connect with Kiva's lender community
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!
- 37 members have lent $8,500 in 324 loansUSA Category: Events Team since: Aug, 2008We loan because: We loan because we want to unite, uplift, create, change, challenge and explore.
- 20 members have lent $8,325 in 291 loansCalifornia Category: Events Team since: Feb, 2009We loan because: We believe everyone in the world should be given the chance to have a bettter life.
- 8 members have lent $8,200 in 31 loansDallas, TX Category: Events Team since: Aug, 2014We loan because: If you can bring people together for a good time, you ought to put them to good use.
- 16 members have lent $7,900 in 304 loansGuangzhou, Hong Kong, Hawaii Category: Events Team since: May, 2009We 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…
- 17 members have lent $7,625 in 261 loansSomewhere in the great 48 Category: Events Team since: Apr, 2009
- 32 members have lent $7,500 in 213 loansSan Francisco, CA Category: Events Team since: Sep, 2010We 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?
- 23 members have lent $7,500 in 194 loansHong Kong Category: Events Team since: Jun, 2010We loan because: We have so much already and want to help others.
- 27 members have lent $7,400 in 187 loansBoston, USA Category: Events Team since: Jun, 2011We loan because: we're excited to support micro-entrepreneurs in a sustainable, high-impact way!
- 17 members have lent $7,350 in 210 loansBrisbane Category: Events Team since: May, 2011We loan because: Please celebrate our marriage by empowering people in the developing world to lift themselves out of poverty.
- 11 members have lent $7,325 in 275 loansCategory: Events Team since: Jul, 2009