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 $61,175 in 2,430 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…
- 143 members have lent $55,675 in 1,983 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.
- 398 members have lent $54,725 in 1,763 loansChicago, IL Category: Other Team since: Nov, 2010
- 3 members have lent $54,000 in 1,201 loansDuisburg, Germany Category: Other Team since: Jul, 2010
- 18 members have lent $50,475 in 2,010 loansCategory: Other Team since: May, 2012We loan because: 1. It’s a great name.
2. Why not?
- 64 members have lent $49,800 in 1,901 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.
- 140 members have lent $48,025 in 1,661 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 $47,850 in 1,750 loansCategory: Other Team since: Sep, 2008We loan because: Make the world a better place
- 81 members have lent $46,400 in 1,451 loansEl Mundo Category: Other Team since: Feb, 2009
- 95 members have lent $44,425 in 1,700 loansThe World Category: Other Team since: Sep, 2011We loan because: We want to help people all over the world do the impossible.