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Total loan: $625
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Rehema

Tanzania
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania / Charcoal Sales

A loan of $625 helped to expand charcoal sales and brick manufacturing businesses.


Rehema's story

Rehema K. is a Tanzanian businesswoman. She is married and has three children. One is in primary school and two are in secondary school. She runs two businesses, one where she sells charcoal, and the other where she makes bricks. She sells both goods at Yombo Buza ward in Dar es Salaam. She purchases the charcoal wholesale from the suppliers and sells it retail to customers. At her brick business, she employs 2 workers. She buys the manufacturing materials from the hardware wholesale shops. She has been in business for four years and with the business revenue, she is able to pay her children's school fees. She needs a loan of 800,000 Tanzanian shillings to expand both businesses.


Loan details

Loan length:

11 months
Disbursed date: November 6, 2009
Facilitated by Field Partner: Youth Self Employment Foundation (YOSEFO)

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Loan details

Loan length:

11 months
Disbursed date: November 6, 2009
Facilitated by Field Partner: Youth Self Employment Foundation (YOSEFO)