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Total loan: $175


Tabora, Tabora Region, Tanzania / Services

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A loan helped to buy more material for her tailoring business.

Jamila's story

Jamila is a 20-year-old entrepreneur who lives with her parents in the Tabora district of Tanzania. She owns a tailoring business. With her first Kiva loan, Jamila started her tailoring business. She used the profit she earned to buy one acre of land and cultivate maize. Jamila is now requesting a second loan in order to buy more material for her tailoring business. She plans to use the profit she earns to support her family’s basic needs. Jamila will repay the ‘social interest’ on her second loan by volunteering two and a half hours per week as a CAMFED Learner Guide, supporting students at her local school, conducting home visits, monitoring their progress and supporting them where needed.