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Lending teams are self-organized groups built around common interests, school affiliation or location.

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1,912 lending teams in the "Schools" category
  • Talmadge Middle School

    Talmadge Middle School

    28 members have lent $23,775 in 852 loans
    Monmouth/Independence Category: Schools Team since: Oct, 2008
    We loan because: Students can lift people in poor countries out of poverty.
  • International School Singapore

    International School Singapore

    8 members have lent $23,225 in 562 loans
    Singapore Category: Schools Team since: May, 2009
    We loan because: "Individually, we are one drop, Together we are the ocean" Ryunosuk Saturo
  • Team QV

    Team QV

    166 members have lent $23,050 in 645 loans
    Sewickley, PA Category: Schools Team since: Nov, 2011
    We loan because: It is the right thing to do.
  • Friends of Ramaz Kiva

    Friends of Ramaz Kiva

    11 members have lent $22,300 in 335 loans
    Category: Schools Team since: Apr, 2009
    We loan because: We want to give others the oppurtunities we have.
  • Mirembe CC Uganda

    Mirembe CC Uganda

    42 members have lent $19,700 in 775 loans
    Category: Schools Team since: Apr, 2011
    We loan because: Mirembe Community College (MCC), located in Kampala, Uganda, was founded by Florence Kaluuba assisted by a group of counselors and teachers to address the causes and consequences of dropping out of school among pregnant…
  • Midland High Chemics

    Midland High Chemics

    95 members have lent $19,175 in 760 loans
    Midland, Michigan USA Category: Schools Team since: Jan, 2009
    We loan because: To share our good fortune and encourage an entrepreneurial spirit and economic freedom throughout the world.
  • Chair The Wealth

    Chair The Wealth

    20 members have lent $18,925 in 737 loans
    New York City Category: Schools Team since: Oct, 2009
    We loan because: We care...
  • BCMS Community

    BCMS Community

    5 members have lent $18,650 in 600 loans
    Delmar, New York, USA Category: Schools Team since: Oct, 2011
    We loan because: We want to make a positive impact on our planet and its people.