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3,863 lending teams in the "Friends" category
  • Holly & Emily's Wedding Donation

    Holly & Emily's Wedding Donation

    3 members have lent $75 in 3 loans
    Category: Friends Team since: Jun, 2014
    We loan because: we want our wedding to be a happy occasion not just for us but for others who need a step up.
  • Friends of Matthias Heinrichs

    Friends of Matthias Heinrichs

    4 members have lent $75 in 3 loans
    The Netherlands Category: Friends Team since: May, 2014
    We loan because: From our Christian background we believe it is our duty and responsibility to do unto others as we would have them do unto us. Many people in the world are not as fortunate and blessed with the luxuries that we are so…
  • Platypoopies

    Platypoopies

    4 members have lent $75 in 3 loans
    Montreal, QC Category: Friends Team since: Mar, 2014
    We loan because: donating is cool.
  • WinShape College Program

    WinShape College Program

    3 members have lent $75 in 3 loans
    Mt. Berry, GA Category: Friends Team since: Mar, 2014
    We loan because: we've been called to do justly, love mercy, and walk humbly with God.
  • Just Chicas

    Just Chicas

    2 members have lent $75 in 3 loans
    Category: Friends Team since: Feb, 2014
    We loan because: We can and we want to!
  • The Need For Help

    5 members have lent $75 in 3 loans
    USA Category: Friends Team since: Feb, 2014
    We loan because: For the prosperity of those who have the capability of greatness but do not have the resources to establish themselves.
  • Street Crew and Friends

    Street Crew and Friends

    3 members have lent $75 in 3 loans
    Mount Pearl and elsewhere Category: Friends Team since: Dec, 2013
    We loan because: We want to help people!
  • Joe's Team Twelve

    3 members have lent $75 in 3 loans
    California Category: Friends Team since: Dec, 2013
    We loan because: it is a powerful path out of poverty
  • givingisthebestreward

    givingisthebestreward

    4 members have lent $75 in 3 loans
    Virginia Category: Friends Team since: Nov, 2013
    We loan because: It is important to remember we are all connected, and life is about giving and circles. The littlest gesture from someone can be the greatest impact to someone else. Make a difference.