A loan of $2,825 helped a member to expand his business.

Mkwalia Group's story

Maulid K., age 55, is married and has six children. He has had a general store since 2001 and he is able to earn a monthly profit of around $72.

This will be Maulid’s first loan from Tujijenge Tanzania. He hopes to obtain a loan to expand his business.

Maulid will share this loan with his loan group, Mkwalia, which has 17 members. The members of the group will hold each other accountable in paying back the loan. In the picture, Maulid is third from the right, in a green shirt.

In this group: Maulid, Mohamed, Manenu, Sharifa, Omary, Rose, Ally, Ramadhani, Eric, Halima, Ally, Jumbe, Nassor, Shabani, Sophia, Shukuru, Faraja

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