A loan of $1,750 helped a member to grow her business.

Tupendane B Group's story

Tatu S., age 37, is married and has three children ages of 15, 11 and 7 years. She has a salon and has sold fabrics since 2008 and she is able to earn a monthly profit of around $75.

This will be Tatu’s first loan, called a motisha loan, from Tujijenge Tanzania. Tatu hopes to obtain a loan to grow her two businesses.

Tatu will share this loan with her small loan group, which totals eight members. The members of the group hold each other accountable in paying back the loan. In the picture, Tatu is first on the left.

In this group: Tatu, Mabula, Anna, Aziza, Amina*, Fausta, Brown, Nuru

Loan details

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Loan details