A loan of $4,500 helped a member to increase her general store's inventory.


Uwazi Na Ukweli Group's story

Husna, who is in her late 30s, is married with three children, two of whom go to school. She has been running a general store for eight years now. She works from 7:00 AM to 8:00 PM daily and is able to make a small monthly profit.

This will be her first loan from Tujijenge Tanzania, which she wants to use to increase her store's inventory. Her dream is to one day build a third house.

She will share this loan with her loan group "Uwazi na Ukweli" which has a total of 26 members, who will hold each other accountable in paying back their loans.

In this group: Husna, Sakina, Siwema, Jamila, Fatuma, Bety, Sakima*, Stamili, Hamadi*, Moza*, Halima, Fadina, Fatuma, Hawa, Atupeye, Asha, Modestar, Pili, Fadhil, Revina, Mtuli, Estar, Asifa, Halima, Damas, Monica
*not pictured



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