A loan helped a member to purchase more human medicines and vitamins, and to decorate her pharmacy to attract customers.


Makini Group -Lumumba's story

Zawadi is 41 years old and a single mother of one child who is still in school. She is a pharmacist. She own a small pharmacy, which sells human medicines. She has been in the health sector for 6 years. She normally opens her business at 8 a.m and closes at 8 p.m daily. She earns a profit.

This will be Zawadi's first loan request from Tujijenge Tanzania. She is applying for this loan to purchase more human medicines and vitamins, and to decorate her pharmacy to attract customers. Her dream is to open another business in the near future.

Zawadi will share a portion of this loan with her loan group members of "Makini group" Lumumba. They promise to pay back the loan.

In this group: Zawadi, Nuru, Ngazija


This loan is special because:

It provides loans to borrowers in very deep rural areas via mobile money innovation.



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