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Rehema K. is a Tanzanian businesswoman. She is married and has three children. One is in primary school and two are in secondary school. She runs two businesses, one where she sells charcoal, and the other where she makes bricks. She sells both goods at Yombo Buza ward in Dar es Salaam. She purchases the charcoal wholesale from the suppliers and sells it retail to customers. At her brick business, she employs 2 workers. She buys the manufacturing materials from the hardware wholesale shops. She has been in business for four years and with the business revenue, she is able to pay her children's school fees. She needs a loan of 800,000 Tanzanian shillings to expand both businesses.

About Tanzania

  • $1,900
    Average annual income
  • 26
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    Tanzania Loans Fundraising
  • $16,092,800
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 1,326.0
    Tanzania Shillings (TZS) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $625 helped Rehema to expand charcoal sales and brick manufacturing businesses.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
11 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Nov 6, 2009
Nov 17, 2009
Currency Exchange Loss:
Dec 3, 2010