A loan of $4,400 helped a member to purchase used clothing and accessories to resell.


Hondohondo Group's story

Rizki M. is married but doesn't have children – "yet", he stresses! He currently owns a mitumba shop selling secondhand clothing, shoes, handbags, etc. He started this business in 2006 and makes a monthly profit of about $120 which he uses to support himself and his wife. He keeps his shop in the Kiwalani district of Dar es Salaam. It is open from 8:30 am to 10:00 pm daily. This is Rizki's first loan from Tujijenge Tanzania. He wants to use his loan to increase his stock and he hopes to invest in better quality used clothing and accessories.

In the picture, Rizki is on the far left wearing a white shirt. Rizki will share this loan with the members of his group, "Hondohondo". The members of the group will hold each other accountable for paying back their loans.

In this group: Rizki, Zawadi, Joseph, Sihaba, Mathew, Salma, Zuhura, Miriam, Rose , Terezia, Kelvin, Florah, Mary , Salma, Halima, Anna, Amina, Salma, Mwajabu, Josina, Ester, Rehema, Mwanaheri, Judith



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