A loan of $2,025 helped to pay for one year of tuition fees and living expenses at the Maharishi Institute.

Tshepo's story

Tshepo is a business management student at the Maharishi Institute. Tshepo 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?
“Consciousness-based education. I enjoy my academic classes.”

What are your goals after graduation?
“Management, I hope. I want to start my own company and travel the world.”

Tell us about your background?
I was born and raised in Soweto. I have one younger sister. My mother passed away due to breast cancer; I live with my grandparents at the moment. I don’t have any children yet.”

What do you do in your spare time?
“I am an up-and-coming music producer and writer. I love reading books on spirituality and art.”

How will the Kiva loan change your life?
“I will feel more relaxed knowing that my studies are taken care of, and I will make sure that I have finished school.”

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