A loan of $2,250 helped a member to increase working capital for his fruit and vegetable business.

Mwanzo Group's story

Obedi H. is 33 years old. He is married with three children; only one is a school-going child. Obedi runs a fruit and vegetable business and is also a carpenter. He works from 8:00 am to 10:00 pm.

This will be Obedi's second loan from Tujijenge Tanzania, after repaying his first loan successfully. Obedi is planning to use his current loan to expand his current business into a food store.

Obedi will share this loan with other members of "Mwanzo" group, fifteen in total. The members will hold each other accountable in repaying the loan.

In the photo, Obedi is the only man in the first row in white shirt.

In this group: Obeidi , Mwajuma, Habiba, Vicky , Nuru, Fatuma , Shija, David , Daniel, Fredrick, Nestory, Maimuna, Zuhura , Ashura, Shamsa

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