A loan of $4,450 helped a member to expand store inventory and pay school fees.


Terrano Group's story

Fatuma I., age 41, is married with three children ages 22, 19, and 17. She has been selling food and water for 7 years. She works daily from 5am until 10pm. She is able to earn a monthly profit of around $138.

This will be Fatum’s 1st loan from Tujijenge Tanzania. She wants to use this loan to increase business capital and pay school fees.

Fatuma will share this loan with her loan group, Terrano which totals 22 members. The members of the group will hold each other accountable in paying back their loans. In the picture, Fatuma is 1st on the left standing second row.

In this group: Fatuma, Shamimu, Kaimu, Anosiata, Azi, Hellen, Rehema, Mary, Grace*, Adriana, Hawa, Victoria, Anjelina, Anasitanzia, Lucy, Catherine, Christina, Joyce, Rehema, Sohia, Christina, Zatuni
*not pictured



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