A loan of $3,850 helped a member to increase his stock of shoes for resale.

Tausi Group's story

Khija, who is in his early 30s, is married with one child who is still a baby. He has been running a business selling second-hand shoes since 2004. He works from 7a.m to 8p.m daily and is able to make a fair monthly profit.
This will be Khija's first loan from Kiva partner Tujijenge Tanzania. He wants to use the loan to increase his stock of shoes for resale. His dream is to one day own a retail shop.
Khija will share this loan with his loan group Tausi, which has a total of 15 members who will hold each other accountable in paying back their loans.

In this group: Khija, Anasia, Christopher, Lucy, Yudith*, Lazaro, Ally, Zubeda*, Asia, Juma, Godfrey, Abduli, Wilson, Athuman, Hassani
*not pictured

Loan details

Lenders and lending teams

Loan details