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Tupendane B Group
In this Group: Fatuma, Christopher, Musa
FATUMA, who is in her early 30s is single with one child who is at school. She has been running a business of selling fruits and vegetables for three years now. She works from 10am to 6.30pm daily and is able to make a small monthly profit.

This will be FATUMA's 2nd loan from Tujijenge Tanzania. She used the previous loan to buy fruits and vegetables and has paid back her loan successfully. She is happy with the loan and appreciates Kiva for supporting their group with the loan which has made them smile. She used the profit to pay school fees and covered household expenses. She will use this loan to increase on the fast moving items like water melon, mangoes,tomatoes and onions. She dreams of owning a big retail shop.

Fatuma will share this loan with her loan group "Tupendane B" with three members who will hold each other accountable for paying back the loan.

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
  • $14,888,125
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 1,636.5
    Tanzania Shillings (TZS) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A portion of Tupendane B Group's $1,425 loan helped a member to increase on the fast moving items like water melon, mangoes,tomatoes and onions. cocoa nuts and.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
11 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Mar 26, 2014
Mar 31, 2014
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jan 17, 2015