A loan of $2,250 helped a member to increase his inventory of meat and DVDs, CDs, and cassettes.


Mazingira Kiburuga Group's story

Rashid M., age 25, is married with one child of 8 months. He has a butchery and also sells video cassettes, DVDs, and CDs since 2002. He works from 7am to 7pm daily and he is able to make a monthly profit of about US$ 75. This will be Rashid’s 1st loan from Tujijenge Tanzania. He hopes for a loan to increase the inventory of his businesses.

Rashid will share this loan with his group Mazingira Kiburugwa, which totals 8 members. The members of the group will hold each other accountable in paying back the loan.

In the picture, Rashid is the only man.

In this group: Rashid, Mariamu, Masha, Salma, Fatuma, Sara, Fatuma, Asha



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