Helena Matemba runs a grocery shop at Mbagala in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. She is an entrepreneur business woman with three school-aged children. She has been running the business for 3 years. She sells a variety of items, including wheat flour, maize flour, ground nuts, cashew nuts, and sugar.
Income derived from the business is used to meet her family's daily needs and pay school fees. She requests a loan of $625 (800,000 TZS) to purchase more items to sell.