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7,502 lending teams in the "Other" category
  • Knitters for peace

    Knitters for peace

    9 members have lent $44,225 in 1,646 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.
  • The Lois & Olivia Fund

    The Lois & Olivia Fund

    6 members have lent $42,725 in 934 loans
    Vancouver, BC and Bellingham, WA Category: Other Team since: Jun, 2009
    We loan because: microcredit has proven itself one of the best ways to support economic and social justice on a sustainable scale and where it matters - in the community. We are so impressed with Kiva's approach and successes so…
  • Think Positive!

    Think Positive!

    2 members have lent $42,275 in 1,689 loans
    Earth Category: Other Team since: Jan, 2012
    We loan because: Think positive!
  • Bitcoin


    257 members have lent $39,275 in 1,250 loans
    The Internet Category: Other Team since: Oct, 2010
  • New Energy

    New Energy

    41 members have lent $38,275 in 1,283 loans
    Earth Category: Other Team since: Apr, 2009
    We loan because: We think that the New Energy is the answer of the question of the poor.
  • Tweeps from Norway

    Tweeps from Norway

    97 members have lent $36,625 in 1,382 loans
    Norway Category: Other Team since: Mar, 2009
    We loan because: We loan, because we can.
  • T.R. Threston's Team

    T.R. Threston's Team

    310 members have lent $35,500 in 1,048 loans
    USA Category: Other Team since: Feb, 2012
    We loan because: We care about the welfare of others and our goal is to help those who want to help themselves.
  • Producers, Makers & Artisans

    Producers, Makers & Artisans

    48 members have lent $34,925 in 676 loans
    Everywhere Category: Other Team since: May, 2013
    We loan because: We want to encourage producing and making
  • Bali in Chains

    Bali in Chains

    27 members have lent $34,075 in 1,153 loans
    Category: Other Team since: Jul, 2011
    We loan because: Bali is known as a paradise island to millions of tourists, but it has also a hidden dark side: inhuman suffering and even torturing of mentally ill people!

    Bali has a population of almost 4 million…
  • Colombianos


    54 members have lent $29,800 in 1,082 loans
    Category: Other Team since: Sep, 2008
    We loan because: Creemos en la gente