A loan of $3,975 helped a member to buy more CDs and DVDs for the video library.

Security Group's story

Asma Selemani, is in her early twenties and married with a four-year-old son. She has been running a video library for two years. She works from 7.00am to 10.00pm daily and is able to make a fair monthly profit.

This will be Asma's fourth loan from Tujijenge Tanzania. She used the previous loans to buy a plot of land, to buy householdings and also increased the library stock. She has paid back her loans successfully. She hopes for a loan to buy more CDs and DVDs for her library. Her dream is to one day have a big and international library.

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

In the picture, Asma is 2nd from left in a red dress.

In this group: Asma, Hindu, Amina, Sifa, Mariam, Lesary, Grace, Mwanahamisi*, Dorina, Mainda, Rashid, Salum, Zakia*, Better, Pilly

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