A loan of $3,475 helped a member to buy more vouchers,batteries and housing units for mobile telephones.

Kitumbo Group's story

Omary, who is in his early 20s, is single with one small baby. He has been selling vouchers and housing units for mobile telephones for two years now. He works from 6am to 10pm daily, and is able to make a fair monthly profit.

This will be his first loan from Tujijenge Tanzania and he wants to use the loan to buying more vouchers, batteries and housing units for mobile telephones. His dream is to one day be able to build his own house.

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

In this group: Omary , Maliki*, Ramadhani, Sambya, Fatuma, Rajabu, Zulfa, Hafsa, Hidaya, Agnesi, Hamisi, Hafi, Mohamedi, Rehema, Khirati
*not pictured

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