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A loan of $4,550 helped a member to increase his store's inventory.

Kichangani Group's story

Fransis, who is in his mid-40s, is married and has four children who are still at school. He has been running two businesses, a hardware shop and a a general store. He works from 6 a.m to 6 p.m. daily and is able to make a very good monthly profit.

This will be Fransis' 3rd loan from Tujijenge Tanzania. He used the previous loans to expand the hardware shop and to pay school fees and household expenses. He has repaid all his loans successfully. Fransis hopes for a loan to increase his general store inventory. His dream is to one day be able to build his own house.

Fransis will share this loan with his group "Kichangani" which consists of 15 members who will hold each other accountable in repaying their loans.

In this group: Fransis, Cecilia, Grace, Asma, Maimuna, Zuhura, Magreth, Sauda, Omari*, Juma*, Upendo, Asia, Cecilia*, Fides, Christina
*not pictured

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