A loan of $2,050 helped to pay for one year tuition fees and living expenses at the Maharishi Institute.

Katleho's story

Katleho is a Business Management Student of the Maharishi Institute. Katleho is 23 years old and was asked the following questions by a staff member of the Institute:

What do you study at the Maharishi Institute and what classes do you enjoy most?
“I study Business Administration Degree. Classes I enjoy the most are Algebra, Principles of Economics and Digital Marketing.”

What are your goals after graduation?
“After graduation I hope to work in the Management Department of a company. I would like to work in any city because I would like to travel.”

Tell us about your background?
“I was born in Orange Farm, am from a family of seven. I have three brothers and one sister; we live with both our parents and they are married; both my parents are unemployed.”

What do you do in your spare time?
“During my spare time I like to read and go for music production lessons.”

How will the Kiva Loan change your life?
“Kiva Loan will change my life because I travel using train to school and back home, which takes me two hours to school and two hours back home. And this loan will be a relief because sometimes I struggle with transport money so this loan will be helpful.”

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