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1,886 lending teams in the "Schools" category
  • ND- Financing Global Futures

    ND- Financing Global Futures

    13 members have lent $30,175 in 1,182 loans
    Burlington, Ontario, Canada Category: Schools Team since: Oct, 2008
    We loan because: We want to provide business loans to entrepreneurs in developing countries for the sake of alleviating poverty
  • Concord-Carlisle High School

    Concord-Carlisle High School

    136 members have lent $28,225 in 249 loans
    Concord, MA Category: Schools Team since: Nov, 2010
    We loan because: we humbly recognize the opportunities we have and we hope to help empower others around the world.
  • Moreau Catholic High School

    Moreau Catholic High School

    1,340 members have lent $24,450 in 754 loans
    Hayward, CA Category: Schools Team since: Aug, 2009
    We loan because: Moreau Catholic High School is founded by the Congregation of Holy Cross. We are dedicated to transforming students into responsible citizens of our global community.
  • Talmadge Middle School

    Talmadge Middle School

    28 members have lent $23,750 in 851 loans
    Monmouth/Independence Category: Schools Team since: Oct, 2008
    We loan because: Students can lift people in poor countries out of poverty.
  • Lehigh University

    Lehigh University

    48 members have lent $23,325 in 776 loans
    Bethlehem, PA Category: Schools Team since: Jan, 2009
    We loan because: we are able to and we realize that our loans can have a large impact in helping end world poverty.