A loan of $400 helped a member to buy more items for her shop.

Kibwabwa Group's story

Jojina is a member of the Kibwabwa borrower group in Ruaha, Iringa. She is a 33-year-old woman, married, and mother of 2 children. Her children are ages 4 and 16.

Jojina has had her own shop for 5 years. She works 12 hours a day and earns a monthly profit of approximately 250,000 Tanzanian shillings.

This is Jojina’s first loan from BRAC Tanzania. She has requested 300,000 TZS in order to buy more items for her shop, like rice and oil. With the additional profit she gains from the use of this loan, Jojina hopes to do repairs, to get more food for her family, to pay school fees, and to expand her business.

Romana, another member of the Kibwabwa borrower group, has also requested 200,000 TZS in order to support her own shop business.

In this group: Jojina, Romana

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