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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!

Team Listing

2,491 lending teams in the "Other" category
  • Think Positive!

    Think Positive!

    2 members have lent $67,150 in 2,683 loans
    Earth Category: Other Team since: Jan, 2012
    We loan because: Think positive!
  • Freethinkers & Humanists in Favor of Choice

    Freethinkers & Humanists in Favor of Choice

    101 members have lent $66,925 in 2,657 loans
    Worldwide Category: Other Team since: Aug, 2009
    We 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…
  • Move your world

    Move your world

    146 members have lent $60,875 in 2,171 loans
    North America Category: Other Team since: Aug, 2008
    We loan because: We want to get bicycles to people who have no method of transportation other than walking.
  • Team Marilyn

    Team Marilyn

    19 members have lent $59,175 in 2,358 loans
    Category: Other Team since: May, 2012
    We loan because: 1. It’s a great name.
    2. Why not?
  • Producers, Makers & Artisans

    Producers, Makers & Artisans

    52 members have lent $57,000 in 1,103 loans
    Everywhere Category: Other Team since: May, 2013
    We loan because: We want to encourage producing and making
  • Knitters for peace

    Knitters for peace

    12 members have lent $55,275 in 2,088 loans
    Sweden Category: Other Team since: Nov, 2012
    We loan because: We belive that a more equal world will be better and safer for all of us.
  • Iranians On Kiva

    Iranians On Kiva

    65 members have lent $52,575 in 2,003 loans
    Worldwide Category: Other Team since: Oct, 2009
    We 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.
  • Viva Guatemala

    Viva Guatemala

    83 members have lent $51,975 in 1,629 loans
    El Mundo Category: Other Team since: Feb, 2009