A loan of $3,850 helped a member to increase the business' capital.

Riziki Group's story

Juma R. is in his mid-twenties and married with one daughter. He has run a food shop for the past four years. In his shop he sells flour, sugar, wheat, etc. The shop is open daily from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. This will be Juma's tenth loan with Tujijenge Tanzania. He used his past loans to open the shop and to pay interest on the shop. Juma plans to use this loan to increase the capital of his business.

Juma is a member of Riziki Group, which has 15 members. The members will hold each other accountable in repaying the loan. In the photo, Juma can be seen seated in the second row, wearing a black shirt and black cap.

In this group: Juma, Elice, Rashidi, Richard, Sauda, Helena, Witnes, Sharoon*, Rosemary, Mussa, Miraji*, Leila, Paulina, Mariam, Jackline*
*not pictured

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