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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.

To get started, simply join an existing team or create a new one and invite your friends!

Team Listing

355 lending teams in all categories
  • Elizabeth and Kevin's Wedding

    Elizabeth and Kevin's Wedding

    9 members have lent $6,925 in 209 loans
    New York Category: Events Team since: Mar, 2010
    We loan because: This team is a charity gift registry for Elizabeth and Kevin's wedding
  • Ernie & Jenny's Wedding

    Ernie & Jenny's Wedding

    5 members have lent $6,625 in 83 loans
    Seattle, WA Category: Events Team since: Aug, 2009
    We loan because: We are blessed and thankful for all we have and Kiva empowers us to empower others.
  • Wendy and Lawrence's Wedding

    Wendy and Lawrence's Wedding

    2 members have lent $6,575 in 199 loans
    Canada Category: Events Team since: Aug, 2013
    We loan because: Instead of giving traditional favors at our wedding, we decided to make donations to charities which we believe in on behalf of our guests. We are grateful for what we have, and would like to use this opportunity to…
  • Naomi and Ben's Wedding

    Naomi and Ben's Wedding

    2 members have lent $6,575 in 190 loans
    Wainwright House, Rye NY Category: Events Team since: Jan, 2013
    We loan because: We'd love for this moment in our lives to help create a little lasting good in the world.
  • Crooked Path

    11 members have lent $6,550 in 252 loans
    U.S.A. Category: Friends Team since: Apr, 2010
    We loan because: We are all linked through the love of June Herold and Heather Crombie from gathering at their 2010 marriage ceremony or joining them in spirit there. Instead of wedding gifts, H 'n J request that we, their friends…
  • Naz & Ethan's Wedding

    Naz & Ethan's Wedding

    5 members have lent $6,150 in 246 loans
    NYC/SF Category: Events Team since: Mar, 2012
    We loan because: Everyone deserves an opportunity.
  • PranceClarkWedding

    14 members have lent $6,025 in 166 loans
    Australia Category: Common Interest Team since: Feb, 2009
    We loan because: We love investing in people who are helping themselves
  • Rebecca and Justin's Wedding

    Rebecca and Justin's Wedding

    19 members have lent $6,000 in 86 loans
    Boston, MA Category: Events Team since: May, 2012
    We loan because: We believe in the power of microfinance!
  • SWPB

    8 members have lent $5,775 in 223 loans
    Category: Businesses Team since: Jan, 2011
    We loan because: we've been given certain advantages that allowed us to pursue our dreams, and feel that everyone deserves a chance at success.