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Maria
Maria has been a bean seller in the Kihesa neighborhood of Iringa for 5 years. She belongs to the Namba tatu east group. She currently earns an average monthly profit of approximately $125. Every day she works at her business for 9 hours.

She is requesting her third loan through BRAC Tanzania so that she can buy more beans to add her current stock, to expand her business. She is hoping that through this loan, her profit will increase and she will be able to expand her business.

Maria is 32 years old, married, and has two children: ages 10 and 7. She also cares for two additional dependents.

About Tanzania

  • $1,700
    Average annual income
  • 33
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    Tanzania Loans Fundraising
  • $14,374,700
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 1,328.5
    Tanzania Shillings (TZS) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $175 helped Maria to buy more beans to add her current stock, to expand her business.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Apr 17, 2009
Listed
May 13, 2009
Currency Exchange Loss:
Covered
Ended:
Jul 22, 2010