A loan of $250 helped to buy more clothes.


Fatuma's story

Fatuma is a member of the Nyamhanga D borrower group in Ruaha, Iringa. She is a 30-year-old woman, is married, and is the mother of 3 children. Her children are ages 13, 10, and 7.

Fatuma has had a clothing business for 7 years. She works 12 hours a day and earns a monthly profit of approximately 180,000 Tanzanian shillings.

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


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