Frida has owned a small grocery store, in the Ruaha neighborhood of Iringa, for 7 years where she sells local beer. She belongs to Ngeleli group loan (Group code 2015). She currently earns an average monthly profit of approximately $125. Every day she works at her business for 15 hours.
Frida is requesting her first loan from BRAC Tanzania so that she can buy more items for preparation of local beer for resale. She is hoping that through this loan, her profits will increase and she will be able to expand her business.
Frida is 49-years-old, married, and has two children: ages 18 and 15. She also cares for one additional dependent.