A loan of $4,050 helped a member to buy more food stock for her business.

Chamwino Group's story

Sophia, who is in her early 40s, is single with two children and two grand childrren who are still at school. She has been a food vendor for 14 years. She works from 6am to 8pm daily and is able to make a good monthly profit.

This will be her second loan from Tujijenge Tanzania. She used the previous loan to increase her capital and bought more food stock. She has repaid her loan successfully. She wants a loan to buy more food stock for her business. Her dream is to one day be able to make her business grow.

She will share this loan with her loan group "Chamwino" which has a total of 16 members who will hold each other accountable in paying back their loans.

In this group: Sophia, Zahara, Asa, Neema, Msifuni, Noela, Hanisha*, Rozza*, Halima, Edita, Amina, Pili*, Halima, Kisa, Jeneta, Rukia
*not pictured

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