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Mungu Tubariki Group
In this Group: Elvina, Moses, Antonia, Tsier, Christina, Pili, Ntumwa, Fuanist, Agnes, Asha, Omary, Monica, Fides, Mary, Herman, Sekina, Jonce
Elvina N., age 34, is married with two children, ages 17 and 13. She has a grocery business which she has run since 1996. She works daily from 4 pm until 10 pm and is able to earn a monthly profit of around $62.

This will be Elvina's 6th loan from Tujijenge Tanzania. She used the previous loans to increase her business and has paid back her loans successfully. She would like a new loan to increase stock in her grocery.

Elvina will share this loan with her loan group Mungu Tubariki, which totals 17 members. The members of the group hold each other accountable in paying back their loans. In the picture, Elvina is the 1st on the left.

Additional Information

About Tujijenge Tanzania

This loan is administered by Tujijenge Tanzania, which was founded in 2006. It has operations in Dar es Salaam, the coastal region, and the Lake Victoria region. The organization aims to reach out to micro entrepreneurs and provide them with financial and social intermediation services because capital is one of the major barriers to development and success for micro-enterprise initiatives in Tanzania.

For more information on Tujijenge Tanzania, please visit its partner page, or join its lending team.

This is a Group Loan

In a group loan, each member of the group receives an individual loan but is part of a larger group of individuals. The group is there to provide support to the members and to provide a system of peer pressure, but groups may or may not be formally bound by a group guarantee. In cases where there is a group guarantee, members of the group are responsible for paying back the loans of their fellow group members in the case of delinquency or default.

Kiva's Field Partners typically feature one borrower from a group. The loan description, sector, and other attributes for a group loan profile are determined by the featured borrower's loan. The other members of the group are not required to use their loans for the same purpose.

About Tanzania

  • $1,900
    Average annual income
  • 38
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    Tanzania Loans Fundraising
  • $14,804,600
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 1,310.0
    Tanzania Shillings (TZS) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A portion of Mungu Tubariki Group's $4,375 loan helped a member to increase her grocery stock.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
6 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Jun 15, 2009
Listed
Jun 18, 2009
Currency Exchange Loss:
Covered
Ended:
Nov 16, 2009