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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.

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34,662 lending teams in all categories
  • Sweden


    1,617 members have lent $1,839,625 in 63,622 loans
    Sweden Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008
  • Finland


    1,965 members have lent $1,652,400 in 62,615 loans
    Finland Category: Local Area Team since: Aug, 2008
  • Dermalogica


    1,124 members have lent $1,603,650 in 59,455 loans
    Worldwide Category: Businesses Team since: Jul, 2010
    We loan because: FITE believes that women and girls have the power to yield significant returns for themselves, their families and their communities. All they need is the opportunity to succeed. Direct a loan to a woman entrepreneur of…
  • Nobelity Project

    Nobelity Project

    96 members have lent $1,598,025 in 2,141 loans
    Austin, TX Category: Common Interest Team since: Nov, 2009
    We loan because: We believe there is a better way. Because these loans change OUR lives. Because when we are not moving forward, we risk falling backwards. Because poor people are the world's safest investment. Because.
  • Friends of Mission Belt Co

    Friends of Mission Belt Co

    129 members have lent $1,561,700 in 62,431 loans
    Newport Beach, California Category: Businesses Team since: Apr, 2013
    We loan because: We want to give people a hand up, not a hand out, so that they can become self-sufficient and break the poverty cycle. That's the mission behind
  • University of Iowa

    University of Iowa

    128 members have lent $1,534,925 in 12,241 loans
    Iowa City, IA Category: Alumni Groups Team since: Jan, 2009
    We loan because: We are Hawkeyes, and we care!
  • Swiss Kiva

    Swiss Kiva

    739 members have lent $1,471,200 in 53,360 loans
    Switzerland Category: Local Area Team since: Sep, 2008
  • Florida Gators for Kiva

    Florida Gators for Kiva

    343 members have lent $1,463,575 in 27,574 loans
    Everywhere Category: Colleges/Universities Team since: Aug, 2008
    We loan because: The Gator Nation is everywhere, so by loaning money to people worldwide, we expand the reach of the Gator Nation.
  • Pearson


    13,828 members have lent $1,419,100 in 31,930 loans
    Category: Businesses - Internal Groups Team since: Sep, 2010
    We loan because: Pearson’s purpose is to help people make progress in their lives through learning. Social impact lies at the heart of who we are as a business. That is why we have teamed up with Kiva to give all of our 35,000 employees…