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503 lending teams in the "Memorials" category
  • Charles Roberts Jr. Memorial

    Charles Roberts Jr. Memorial

    5 members have lent $275 in 11 loans
    Category: Memorials Team since: Aug, 2010
    We loan because: To honor the memory of a wonderful husband, dad, brother, uncle, grandfather and friend, Charles Roberts Jr., who died on August 21, 2010 shortly after being diagnosed with a cancerous brain tumor. Charlie's gift…
  • Team Mekuria Marru

    Team Mekuria Marru

    2 members have lent $250 in 10 loans
    Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Category: Memorials Team since: Mar, 2015
    We loan because: We feel it is more powerful to give someone the means to help themselves, then to just offer a handout.
  • ForJenn

    ForJenn

    7 members have lent $250 in 9 loans
    Category: Memorials Team since: Mar, 2014
    We loan because: we remember Jenn Cook, a friend, educator, digital explorer
  • Remembering Bill Foltyn

    Remembering Bill Foltyn

    7 members have lent $250 in 8 loans
    Category: Memorials Team since: Feb, 2012
    We loan because: A part of Bill lives on when we remember his generosity and it inspires our own. We lend to give opportunity and in so doing to honor Bill's life and his giving nature.
  • Whatsoever You Do

    Whatsoever You Do

    3 members have lent $250 in 10 loans
    The World Category: Memorials Team since: Dec, 2011
    We loan because: we have a profound desire to make a positive difference in the world.
  • Fina Fund

    Fina Fund

    5 members have lent $250 in 10 loans
    Arizona Category: Memorials Team since: Sep, 2011
    We loan because: We want to help women in honor of a woman who was an entrepreneur.
  • There but for the Grace of God

    There but for the Grace of God

    3 members have lent $225 in 9 loans
    Indiana Category: Memorials Team since: Feb, 2014
    We loan because: in memory of my dad, who lived his life with the knowledge that "There but for the grace of God, go I." And he taught me to feel the same way.
  • In Memory of Elise Anne Andrews Hebert

    In Memory of Elise Anne Andrews Hebert

    6 members have lent $225 in 9 loans
    Luling, LA Category: Memorials Team since: Jul, 2013
    We loan because: My sister Elise passed away on June 28th, 2013. She was a big supporter of Kiva and I could not think of a better way to honor her memory.