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

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3,386 lending teams in the "Families" category
  • Pearson family

    2 members have lent $25,875 in 217 loans
    Rye, NY Category: Families Team since: Sep, 2008
    We loan because: It's a way to give back
  • Team Toole

    4 members have lent $25,075 in 992 loans
    USA Category: Families Team since: Feb, 2015
    We loan because: We want to change our world in a positive way!
  • Perkins family

    16 members have lent $25,000 in 932 loans
    United States Category: Families Team since: Sep, 2008
    We loan because: We are fortunate to have more than we need and believe in helping others help themselves.
  • The Turk Family Christmas Fund

    The Turk Family Christmas Fund

    1 members have lent $24,525 in 878 loans
    Australia Category: Families Team since: Jan, 2009
    We loan because: We were sick of wasting time and money buying Christmas presents for each other that no one really needed or even particularly wanted. So we decided to do something positive with the money instead. We've been going…
  • FAMILY OF CARROLL

    FAMILY OF CARROLL

    2 members have lent $24,025 in 958 loans
    USA Category: Families Team since: Nov, 2010
    We loan because: People have helped us and we want to return the favor
  • Next Next Generation

    Next Next Generation

    8 members have lent $22,900 in 911 loans
    North Vancouver Canada Category: Families Team since: Sep, 2008
    We loan because: We want our grandchildren to grow up with empathy for those less fortunate and willingness to use their own funds for projects that might help other families succeed.
  • Strombergs

    Strombergs

    4 members have lent $22,625 in 606 loans
    Portland, OR Category: Families Team since: Nov, 2010
    We loan because: Microfinance is an important way to directly reach and improve living standards for the world's poor. We want to support KIVA's mission.