A loan of $2,525 helped a member to buy more items for her stock.


Green Apple Group's story

Mariam J., who is in her late thirties, is married with three children who all attend school. She has operated a fruit and vegetable business for three years. Mariam works from 6:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. daily and is able to make a fair monthly profit.

This will be Mariam's 1st loan from Tujijenge Tanzania. She hopes for a loan to buy more items for her business. Her dream is to one day open a wholesale shop for selling sodas only.

Mariam will share this loan with her loan group "Green Apple", which consists of 15 members, who will hold each other accountable in paying back their loans. In the picture, Mariam is in the bottom row on the right, wearing a blue and white scarf.

In this group: Mariam, Mwahija, Hadida, Siaba, Mwanahamisi, Kidawa, Mbaraka, Asha, Mariam, Duma, Juwi, Joseph, Hawa, Hamisi, Rahima



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