A loan of $2,475 helped a member to increase her business capital.

Tubhuke Group's story

Kuruthum I. is 32 years old and married with three children, a nine year-old and a pair of two year-old twins. She sells textiles, such as sarongs, linens and fabrics. She started this business three years ago and works from 7am to 4pm daily. She earn a profit of about $77 per month.

This will be Kuruthum’s first loan from Tujijenge Tanzania, which she hopes will increase her business capital.

Kuruthum will share this loan with her loan group, Tubhuke, which has 17 members. The members of the group will hold each other accountable in paying back their loans. In the picture, Kuruthum is in the back row, third from the left.

In this group: Kuruthum, Veronica, Saidi, Veronika, Philomena, Salma, Zuhura, Halima , Francisca, Francisca, Dorisi, Sulaina, Sabrina, Bhoke, Christina, Zaituni, Adelina

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