A loan of $3,575 helped a member to buy more mobile phones and phone accessories to sell.

Mapinduzi Group's story

Zena, who is in her late 20s, is married with three daughters. Two of them attend school. Zena has been selling mobile telephones and phone accessories since 2003. She works from 7am to 9pm daily, and is able to make a small monthly profit.

This will be her first loan from Tujijenge Tanzania, which she wants to use for buying more mobile phones and phone accessories to sell. Her dream is to one day open another shop of the same business.

She will share this loan with her loan group, "Mapinduzi", which has a total of 15 members, who will hold each other accountable in paying back their loans.

In this group: Zena, Rashid, Sudi, Bakari, Alaf, Jumanne, Happy, Filberty, Husna, Maua, Sharifa, Asma, Mwajabu, Salum, Hadija

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