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Miteda Group
In this Group: Esther, Kassim, Rajabu, Mussa, Exipedito, Maimuna, Steven, Asna, Oriva, Mariam, Setus, Halima, Fatuma, Mary, Habiba, Rukia, Zuhura, Mariam, Regina, Hamis, Tatu
Esther O., age 44, is a divorcee with two children ages 22 and 19 years. She has had a table top business, where she sells fruits and vegetables for 11years. She works daily from 9am until 6pm. She is able to earn a monthly profit of around $122.

This will be Esther’s 1st loan from Tujijenge Tanzania. She hopes to use this loan to increase her stock.

Esther will share this loan with her loan group, Miteda, which totals 21 members. The members of the group will hold each other accountable in paying back their loans. In the picture, Esther is 3rd from right, front row.

Additional Information

About Tujijenge Tanzania

This loan is administered by Tujijenge Tanzania, which was founded in 2006. It has operations in Dar es Salaam, the coastal region, and the Lake Victoria region. The organization aims to reach out to micro entrepreneurs and provide them with financial and social intermediation services because capital is one of the major barriers to development and success for micro-enterprise initiatives in Tanzania.

For more information on Tujijenge Tanzania, please visit its partner page, or join its lending team.

This is a Group Loan

In a group loan, each member of the group receives an individual loan but is part of a larger group of individuals. The group is there to provide support to the members and to provide a system of peer pressure, but groups may or may not be formally bound by a group guarantee. In cases where there is a group guarantee, members of the group are responsible for paying back the loans of their fellow group members in the case of delinquency or default.

Kiva's Field Partners typically feature one borrower from a group. The loan description, sector, and other attributes for a group loan profile are determined by the featured borrower's loan. The other members of the group are not required to use their loans for the same purpose.

About Tanzania

  • $1,700
    Average annual income
  • 13
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    Tanzania Loans Fundraising
  • $14,466,375
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 1,310.0
    Tanzania Shillings (TZS) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A portion of Miteda Group's $3,800 loan helped a member to increase stock.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
5 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Aug 10, 2009
Listed
Aug 11, 2009
Currency Exchange Loss:
Covered
Ended:
Dec 15, 2009