Total loan: $450


Kilosa, Morogoro Region, Tanzania / Food

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A loan helped to expand and diversify her business by increasing products in her grocery.

Malisela's story

Malisela is a 21-year-old grovery store owner and Camfed Learner Guide. As a volunteer Learner Guide, she teaches life-skills to students in her ward’s secondary school, including lessons on effective communication and personal confidence. Malisela’s grocery store helps her generate income to provide vital support for her family. She is now requesting a Kiva loan in order to expand and diversify her business buy increasing products in her grocery and buy household expenses to her family. Larger profits from her grocery store would allow her to send her siblings to school. The interest on Malisela’s loan will be repaid through her weekly two and a half hours of volunteering, which are so valuable for Camfed’s work with younger students.