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533 lending teams in the "Memorials" category
  • LDS - Honoring our Japanese Heritage

    LDS - Honoring our Japanese Heritage

    20 members have lent $30,250 in 1,175 loans
    Highland, Utah & Beyond Category: Memorials Team since: Dec, 2009
    We loan because: We want the world to be a better place and give opportunites to those living in poverty a chance to improve their lives.
  • Dick Adamson memorial fund

    Dick Adamson memorial fund

    21 members have lent $28,400 in 1,114 loans
    Melbourne, Australia Category: Memorials Team since: Feb, 2009
    We loan because: we'd like to honour the memory of Dick Adamson, an enthusiastic Kiva lender and beloved friend to many throughout the world:
  • Matthew Christopher Memorial Team

    Matthew Christopher Memorial Team

    13 members have lent $28,200 in 387 loans
    PA Category: Memorials Team since: Aug, 2013
    We loan because: Matthew supported Kiva and felt strongly about helping others.
  • Kebo Family Memorial Lenders

    Kebo Family Memorial Lenders

    52 members have lent $27,950 in 1,072 loans
    Los Angeles, CA Category: Memorials Team since: Apr, 2011
    We loan because: Dad wished to help people who desire to better their situations for themselves and their families but may not have the financial means to do so.
  • For Nita

    For Nita

    13 members have lent $25,375 in 989 loans
    California Category: Memorials Team since: Mar, 2009
    We loan because: Nita taught us to share.
  • Ben Balto-Bongard Memorial Fund

    Ben Balto-Bongard Memorial Fund

    37 members have lent $24,275 in 722 loans
    Minneapolis, Minnesota Category: Memorials Team since: Jul, 2010
    We loan because: Ben believed microfinance helped people help themselves. He dedicated his time and effort to building the Microfinance Alliance and educating people on ways they can get involved. He believed in sustainable ways to…
  • Kenny B. – That’s how he/we roll!

    Kenny B. – That’s how he/we roll!

    12 members have lent $23,800 in 501 loans
    We Are Everywhere Category: Memorials Team since: Jun, 2009
    We loan because: We’d like to honor the memory of Kenny B, who was a lover of life, travel and all things auto. Kenny explored, without prejudice or judgment, the inner workings and outer boundaries of experience. This cause is in his…
  • Jan Gerald Milner Memorial Fund

    Jan Gerald Milner Memorial Fund

    5 members have lent $23,400 in 908 loans
    Charlotte Category: Memorials Team since: Mar, 2009
    We loan because: We remember Jan and have pledged charity in his name