Connect with Kiva's lender community
Lending teams are self-organized groups built around common interests, school affiliation or location.
Join as many teams as you'd like, and rally around shared lending goals by counting each of your loans at checkout toward the team's impact.
To get started, simply join an existing team or create a new one and invite your friends!
- 99 members have lent $61,600 in 2,447 loansWorldwide Category: Other Team since: Aug, 2009We loan because: "THE FACT IS WOMEN HAVE BEEN TRAPPED. Reproduction is used, consciously or not, as a means to control women, to limit their options and to make them subordinate to men. In many societies a serious approach to…
- 145 members have lent $56,800 in 2,023 loansNorth America Category: Other Team since: Aug, 2008We loan because: We want to get bicycles to people who have no method of transportation other than walking.
- 397 members have lent $55,925 in 1,795 loansChicago, IL Category: Other Team since: Nov, 2010
- 3 members have lent $54,200 in 1,209 loansDuisburg, Germany Category: Other Team since: Jul, 2010
- 18 members have lent $52,225 in 2,080 loansCategory: Other Team since: May, 2012We loan because: 1. It’s a great name.
2. Why not?
- 64 members have lent $50,050 in 1,910 loansWorldwide Category: Other Team since: Oct, 2009We loan because: We see all of humanity as one giant community regardless of race, creed, ethnicity, religious beliefs, economical or other barriers and it is a large part of our upbringing and culture to help when we can.
- 139 members have lent $48,500 in 1,680 loansCategory: Other Team since: Nov, 2008We loan because: Shift Happens, and we want to be the change we want to see.
- 22 members have lent $48,350 in 1,770 loansCategory: Other Team since: Sep, 2008We loan because: Make the world a better place
- 81 members have lent $47,300 in 1,483 loansEl Mundo Category: Other Team since: Feb, 2009
- 9 members have lent $45,400 in 1,693 loansSweden Category: Other Team since: Nov, 2012We loan because: We belive that a more equal world will be better and safer for all of us.