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503 lending teams in the "Memorials" category
  • Remembering Reed

    Remembering Reed

    6 members have lent $350 in 13 loans
    Florida, USA Category: Memorials Team since: Jul, 2010
    We loan because: Reed made a difference throughout the world. She used Kiva to help men and women all over the world with grocery stores, bakeries, and agriculture.

    We want to leave some of the happiness Angela spread to…
  • In Memory of Estella DeSoto

    4 members have lent $350 in 14 loans
    Shreveport, Louisiana Category: Memorials Team since: Nov, 2009
    We loan because: We loved Estella's generous nature and want to share with others.
  • Remembering Jimmy

    Remembering Jimmy

    7 members have lent $325 in 13 loans
    El Dorado Hills, CA Category: Memorials Team since: Aug, 2015
    We loan because: Our dear friend Jimmy was a huge supporter of Kiva. He was always making loans, giving loans as gifts, and asking for loans to be made instead of receiving personal gifts. We believe that this is something that he would…
  • Michele Lien Memorial Fund

    Michele Lien Memorial Fund

    5 members have lent $325 in 13 loans
    Fremont, CA Category: Memorials Team since: Nov, 2014
    We loan because: Michele cares about empowering women around the world
  • We Love Dad MiniLoans

    We Love Dad MiniLoans

    2 members have lent $325 in 13 loans
    Hawai'i Category: Memorials Team since: May, 2014
    We loan because: We Love Dad and we honor his memory by doing as he did...helping others. Dad provided money, homes, employment and education for many families and helped anyone whenever he could. He was a home builder and a…
  • For Keith

    3 members have lent $325 in 13 loans
    Mallorca Category: Memorials Team since: Apr, 2013
    We loan because: We remember the marvellous character that was Keith Shaw.
    "Those we love don't go away, they walk beside us every day,
    unseen, unheard but always near, still loved, still missed and very…
  • Marie's Minions

    3 members have lent $325 in 13 loans
    Pennsylvania Category: Memorials Team since: Dec, 2012
    We loan because: Marie Vince-West believed in going the extra mile for others, even if she couldn't walk a mile herself. Though she was physically disabled, her heart was NOT! She would always make room, lend a buck or split a…