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!
- 100 members have lent $63,475 in 2,521 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…
- 397 members have lent $62,575 in 1,906 loansChicago, IL Category: Other Team since: Nov, 2010
- 144 members have lent $58,125 in 2,071 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.
- 18 members have lent $55,475 in 2,210 loansCategory: Other Team since: May, 2012We loan because: 1. It’s a great name.
2. Why not?
- 3 members have lent $54,650 in 1,227 loansDuisburg, Germany Category: Other Team since: Jul, 2010
- 65 members have lent $50,675 in 1,934 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.
- 2 members have lent $50,450 in 2,016 loansEarth Category: Other Team since: Jan, 2012We loan because: Think positive!
- 139 members have lent $49,475 in 1,717 loansCategory: Other Team since: Nov, 2008We loan because: Shift Happens, and we want to be the change we want to see.
- 81 members have lent $49,075 in 1,538 loansEl Mundo Category: Other Team since: Feb, 2009
- 12 members have lent $49,025 in 1,838 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.