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39,429 lending teams in all categories
  • Australia

    Australia

    6,828 members have lent $6,646,550 in 242,764 loans
    Australia Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008
    We loan because: Australians all let us rejoice
    for we are young and free, -
    We've heard the call of nations wide,
    How can we let this be? -
    We'll share our wealth,
    We'll…
  • Team Europe

    Team Europe

    5,836 members have lent $5,222,500 in 160,240 loans
    Europe Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008
    We loan because: We think Kiva is a unique opportunity for people all over the world to assist entrepreneurs in improving their businesses and communities.
  • LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender) Kivans & Friends

    LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender)…

    7,146 members have lent $4,665,300 in 166,112 loans
    We are everywhere. Category: Common Interest Team since: Aug, 2008
    We loan because: We are out and proud and know what it is like to face barriers. We are delighted to help our entrepreneurs achieve their own equality. We thank our friends who join us in our loans & in supporting LGBT rights.
  • Belgium

    Belgium

    766 members have lent $4,598,200 in 128,767 loans
    Belgium, Europe Category: Local Area Team since: Sep, 2008
    We loan because: Its a nice way to help the beneficiaries of the loans create their own business and hopefully improve their lives.
  • Expired Loans

    Expired Loans

    681 members have lent $3,867,600 in 46,536 loans
    Category: Common Interest Team since: Feb, 2012
    We loan because: Kiva's Open Market policy has distorted the balance between the loan supply and demand. This is bad for the field partners, borrowers and lenders, and especially bad for Kiva itself. 44,671 expired loans.
  • Kiva Mormons

    Kiva Mormons

    1,742 members have lent $3,852,050 in 110,481 loans
    Worldwide Category: Religious Congregations Team since: Aug, 2008
    We loan because: "A man filled with the love of God is not content with blessing his family alone, but ranges through the whole world, anxious to bless the whole human race." ~ Joseph Smith
  • Poverty2Prosperity.org - Poverty-Escape

    Poverty2Prosperity.org - Poverty-Escape

    3,493 members have lent $3,714,625 in 118,201 loans
    San Francisco Bay Area CA Category: Businesses Team since: Aug, 2008
    We loan because: Poverty2Prosperity.org (P2P) is all about Poverty-Escape. Please join our fun team and put Poverty-Escape in the lead! See how to get your I'm a Kiva Loaner Bracelet and more by participating on Team P2P - visit…
  • Hewlett Packard Enterprise

    Hewlett Packard Enterprise

    84,666 members have lent $3,698,250 in 146,882 loans
    Palo Alto, California Category: Businesses Team since: Feb, 2016
    We loan because: This is a unique opportunity for HPE employees globally to actively participate in driving Living Progress by supporting thousands of entrepreneurs around the world who need access to capital to start or grow their…
  • Norway

    Norway

    2,801 members have lent $3,422,925 in 121,640 loans
    Norway Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008
    We loan because: We have Cold Weather - Warm hearts !
    We believe that providing microloans to entrepreneurs in developing countries is the socially responsive way of helping people break the circle of poverty.

    We…