A loan of $500 helped a member to buy more meat and other food items for her business.


Farajika Group's story

Asha has been a food-seller in the Mikunguni neighborhood of Zanzibar for two years. She currently earns an average monthly profit of approximately $95. Every day she works at her business for eight hours.

Asha is requesting her third loan from BRAC Tanzania so that she can buy more meat and other food items for her business. She is hoping that, through this loan, her profit will increase and she will be able to grow her business.

Asha is 31 years old, married, and has five children: ages 14, 10, 9, 3 and 2.

Asha will be sharing this loan with her fellow group member, Khadija, who has her own small business selling clothes and shoes in Zanzibar.

In this group: Asha, Khadija


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