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!
- 1,973 members have lent $2,282,975 in 80,267 loansGermany Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008We loan because: Showing interest in the life of others and giving a helping hand if needed is important.
- 2,937 members have lent $2,128,400 in 71,609 loansNew York City Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008We loan because: New York is full of entrepreneurs so we want to support others around the world, and give them the opportunity to alleviate themselves out of poverty.
- 1,086 members have lent $2,012,275 in 77,090 loansFrance Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008
- 588 members have lent $1,992,600 in 33,573 loansCategory: Common Interest Team since: Oct, 2008We loan because: We want to fight global poverty while earning miles.
- 513 members have lent $1,981,200 in 13,395 loansWorldwide Category: Religious Congregations Team since: Sep, 2008We loan because: Baha'u'llah told us to "Be generous in prosperity, and thankful in adversity. Be worthy of the trust of thy neighbor, and look upon him with a bright and friendly face. Be a treasure to the poor, an…
- 302 members have lent $1,868,825 in 4,034 loansBoston, MA Category: Colleges/Universities Team since: Aug, 2008
- 1,520 members have lent $1,613,975 in 55,486 loansSweden Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008
- 3,435 members have lent $1,613,975 in 48,517 loansUSA Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008We loan because: We believe in the generosity of the human spirit that is still alive within Americans of all backgrounds.
- 4,181 members have lent $1,488,425 in 51,025 loansglobal Category: Common Interest Team since: Aug, 2008We loan because: empower a woman, change the world.
- 1,849 members have lent $1,458,350 in 50,287 loansDunya Category: Religious Congregations Team since: Sep, 2008We loan because: 002.271 Yusuf Ali Translation:
If ye disclose (acts of) charity, even so it is well, but if ye conceal them, and make them reach those (really) in need, that is best for you: It will remove from you some of your…