A loan of $2,650 helped a member to buy 50 kilos of rice, a small bucket of cooking oil, and 50 kilos of beans.


Msimamo Group's story

Kadala is in her early 50s and is married with one grown-up child. She has been running a food vendor business for 13 years now. She works from 6am to 3pm daily and is able to make a small monthly profit. This is her 2nd loan from Tujijenge Tanzania. She used the previous loan to increase the items which were out of stock. She has paid back her loan successfully. She hopes for a loan to buy 50 kilos of rice, a small bucket of cooking oil and 50 kilos of beans. Her dream is to one day buy a plot of land. She will share this loan with her loan group "Msimamo" which has a total of 16 members, who will hold each other accountable in paying back their loans.

In this group: Kadala, Hadija, Asha*, Nassoro, Magreth, Ismail, Hadija, Zainabu, Zainabu, Amina, Rukia, Grace, Amiri, Zainabu, Rukia, Farida
*not pictured



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