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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.

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Team Listing

556 lending teams in the "Events" category
  • Jonny and Ali's Kiva Love Machine

    Jonny and Ali's Kiva Love Machine

    33 members have lent $8,100 in 232 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

    24 members have lent $7,825 in 205 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 $7,700 in 199 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!
  • Elizabeth and Kevin's Wedding

    Elizabeth and Kevin's Wedding

    9 members have lent $6,925 in 209 loans
    New York Category: Events Team since: Mar, 2010
    We loan because: This team is a charity gift registry for Elizabeth and Kevin's wedding
  • The Little Tandem that Could

    The Little Tandem that Could

    17 members have lent $6,625 in 223 loans
    Canada Category: Events Team since: Feb, 2010
    We loan because: We want everyone to have a chance to succeed!
  • Ernie & Jenny's Wedding

    Ernie & Jenny's Wedding

    5 members have lent $6,625 in 83 loans
    Seattle, WA Category: Events Team since: Aug, 2009
    We loan because: We are blessed and thankful for all we have and Kiva empowers us to empower others.
  • Wendy and Lawrence's Wedding

    Wendy and Lawrence's Wedding

    2 members have lent $6,575 in 199 loans
    Canada Category: Events Team since: Aug, 2013
    We loan because: Instead of giving traditional favors at our wedding, we decided to make donations to charities which we believe in on behalf of our guests. We are grateful for what we have, and would like to use this opportunity to…