Adraida Mbewe

Lusaka, Zambia

100% repaid



Adraida Mbewe

Member since

February 2021

On-time repayments

13 installments  •  69%

About Me

My name is adraida mbewe from eastern province,I came here in Lusaka to look for a job.but I couldn't get it,so I decided to start up a small business which is giving a living.I have three brothers who still needs help from me but due to finances,I can't gave me alot of challenges which made me to look for a business which is now giving me a living and IAM also helping brothers and sisters by paying school fees for them.

My Business

The business Iam doing Is the one am living for,I have a grocery shop where I sale households.i have been doing this for three years now.i want to move to another shop which is bigger than the one am renting right now.This is because I have what it takes for me to rent a big shop.

Loan Proposal

I have been doing business since I was young,but I started doing my own thing when I grew up.I have a grocery shop here in the garden of which I want to make big so I need money to improve my business.

Income Source

We are not on lockdown that's why we not going to shutdown our economy,hence I will pay back because my business is doing well.i have to thank the zidisha team for the trust.

My Videos

May 23, 2021: My other project of my business






Loan Info

Project Type

Classic Loan

Disbursed amount


Date disbursed

Feb 10, 2021

Repayment status

On Time

Projected term

1 week

Cost to entrepreneur

Service fee: $2.13

Credit risk payment: $4.26


Babbitt Family Foundation

Sioux Falls, SD, United States


WA, Australia

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