A loan of $550 helped a member she will buy more rice, wheat, etc.


Tushikamane Group's story

Upendo is a member of the Tushikamane borrower group in Kola, Morogoro. She is a 26-year-old woman, married, and the mother of 1 child. Her child is 5 years old. She also cares for 2 other dependents.



Upendo started her own cafe business selling food, 4 years ago. She works 3 hours a day and earns a monthly profit of approximately 280,000 Tanzania Shillings.



This is Upendo’s first loan from BRAC Tanzania. She has requested 350,000 Tsh in order to buy more rice, wheat, etc. With the additional profit she gains from the use of this loan, Upendo hopes to save money and expand her business.



Rehema, another member of the Tushikamane borrower group, has also requested 350,000 Tsh in order to support her own cafe business.

In this group: Upendo, Rehema


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