A loan of $2,875 helped a member to increase her inventory of medicines.


Mwangaluka Group's story

Sango is in her early thirties and has been running a pharmacy for the past six years. She works from 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. daily and is able to make a small monthly profit. She has two children, the older of whom goes to school. This will be Sango's fourth loan from Tujijenge Tanzania. She used the previous loans to buy medicines that were out of stock. With the proceeds, she attended to her children's needs and her household expenses. She has paid back all her loans successfully. She hopes for a loan to open another small pharmacy in the same area but on a different street. Her dream is eventuA. to build a bigger house. She will share this loan with her loan group "Mwangaluka," which has a total of 15 members who will hold each other accountable in paying back their loans.

In this group: Sango, Zainabu, Jamillah, Nasra, Zainabu, Mariam, Elivida, Rehema, Arafa, Fatuma*, Amina, Amina*, Nuru*, Amina, Aziza
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