A loan of $325 helped a member to buy more commodities.


Majengo Group's story

Avelina is one of 2 members of the Majengo borrower group in Kiboriloni, Kilimanjaro. She is 32, is married, and has 2 children, 11 and 6 years old. Avelina started her own cafe business 3 years ago. She works 11 hours a day and earns a monthly profit of approximately 120,000 Tanzania Schillings. This is Avelina’s first loan from BRAC Tanzania. She has requested 200,000 Tsh in order to to buy more commodities for her business. With the additional profit she gains from the use of this loan, Avelina hopes to get more food, pay school fees, do repairs and expand her business. Fatina, the other member of the Majengo borrower group, has requested 200,000 Tsh in order to support her clothing business.

In this group: Avelina, Fatina
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