A loan of $2,075 helped to pay for one year of tuition fees and living expenses at the Maharishi Institute.


Bokang's story

Bokang is a Business Management student at the Maharishi Institute. Bokang 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? “Bachelor of Business Management, Algebra 1 & 2, Economics and Business Principles”.

What are your goals after graduation? In which sector do you expect to work? “After completing my degree, my aim and goal is to have my own business where I can set my own rules and be my own boss. Business in music industry and international development.”

Tell us about your background and family? “I was born in the Free State in the city called Bloemfontein. I’m the third born and we are only boys and the last born is in high school. the other two are working.”

What do you do in your spare time? “Collecting music and listening to it as well as editing music.”

How will the Kiva Loan change your life? “It will help me to get to school, as my mom and father are not working and staying separate. So it will boost me to have a guarantee to be here in school daily”.



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