A loan of $4,225 helped a member to increase her business.


Unity Group's story

Asia Abdalah is in her late twenties and is married with two children. Asia runs a food stall which she has been operating since 2004. Asia sells different types of bananas, mainly those used for cooking. The stall is open daily between 7:00 am and 3:00 pm and earns Asia a low monthly profit.

This will be Asia's fourth loan with Tujijenge Tanzania. Asia's previous loans were used to increase her business, and to provide her with extra capital to quickly restock when running out of goods. These loans were all successfully repaid. With her fourth loan, Asia aims to increase her business and again provide liquidity so that she can stock up quickly when needed.

Asia will share this loan with her loan group, Unity, which totals 18 members. the members of the group will hold each other accountable for repaying the loans.

In the picture, Asia can be seen in the front row, first on the right and holding a baby.

In this group: Asia, Innocent, Michael, Machine*, Aneth, Agness, Josephine, Amosi, Frida, Amina*, Miraji, Joyce, Fatuma, Joyce, Mwanaidi, Mariam, Naima*
*not pictured



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