A loan of $3,250 helped a member to increase her beauty salon equipment.

Ulezi Group's story

Swaumu Kassim, age 33, is single and has one child of 14 years. She also looks after her late sister’s son, who is 14 years old and goes to school. She has operated a beauty salon for 8 years. She works from 6am to 9pm and she is able to make a monthly profit of about $165.

This will be Swaumu’s 5th loan from Tujijenge Tanzania. She used the previous loans to buy two motor-bikes and she has paid back the loans successfully. She is requesting a loan to increase on the salon equipments.

Swaumu will share this loan with her loan Group Ulezi, which totals 15 members. The members of the group will hold each other accountable in paying back the loan.

In the picture, Swaumu is 1st on the right.

In this group: Swaumu, Veronica, Ramadhan, John, Khadija, Burton, Emanuel, Andrew, Rachel, Magret, Khadija, Frank, Zainabu, Yona, Maginga

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