A loan of $4,325 helped a member to increase in stock of goods.

Reebok Group's story

Lawama A. is in her late 30s, married, and has four children. She has been running a small food vendor business for the past four years. Lawema works daily between 7 pm and midnight and earns a low monthly profit.

This will be Lawama's fifth loan with Tujijenge Tanzania. She used her previous loans to help increase her stock of goods, buying rice, wheat, and other stock at wholesale prices. She has successfully paid back her loans. With this loan, Lawama again aims to increase her stock in charcoal, rice, beans, and cooking oil.

Lawama will share the loan with her loan group Reebok, which totals 20 members. The members of the group hold each other accountable for repaying the loans.

In the picture, Lawama is seen as the first on the right in the front row.

In this group: Lawama, Matagili, Dordtea, Tano, Omar, Ashura, Shani, Emanuel, Siajabu, Maisha , Mariam, Oscar, Abas, Emanuel, Tausi, Estomu*, Mohamed*, Mwatanga, Julieti, Lameck *
*not pictured

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