A loan of $2,925 helped a member to buy more second hand clothes and shoes.


Simba Group's story

Modesta W. is in her early thirties and married with three children who are still at school. She has a second clothing and shoes business which she has been selling door to door for two years. She works from 8.00am to 4pm daily and is able to make a small monthly profit.

This will be Modesta's 1st loan from Tujijenge Tanzania. She hopes for a loan to buy more second hand clothes and shoes. Her dream is to one day build her own house.

Modesta will share this loan with her loan group "Simba" which has a total of 15 members. The members of the group will hold each other accountable is paying back their loans.

In the picture Modesta is in centre with a white blouse.

In this group: Modesta, Mary, Florida, Zuhura, Tumaini, Aulelia*, Asia, Monica, Elina, Sharifa*, Sara, Rosemary, Jonas, Angela, Prosper*
*not pictured



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