A loan of $4,875 helped a member to buy more fish and start selling charcoal as well.

Mavuno Group's story

Rehema B. is in her early forties and married with three sons and one daughter. She is a fishmonger. She has been in this business since 2005. She works from 6.00am to 10pm daily and is able to make a good monthly profit.

This will be Rehema's 1st loan from Tujijenge Tanzania. She wants a loan to buy more fish and start selling charcoal also. Her dream is to one day build her own house and also to send her children to higher education.

Rehema will share this loan with her loan group Mavuno which has a total of 19 members. The members of the group will hold each other accountable in paying back their loans.

In the picture, Rehema is 1st on the left in a brown dress.

In this group: Rehema, Jamila, Mary, Siwema, Witness, Amina, Victoria*, Marieta, Sophia, Salome, Hilda, Mariam*, Vumilia, Maria*, Zena, Elizabeti, Ester, Ashura, Glory
*not pictured

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