A loan of $3,825 helped a member to buy more sacks of charcoal.


Nzega Group's story

Asma, who is in her early 30s is married with two children who go to school. She's been running a charcoal business for two years now. She works from 7 a.m to 8p.m daily and is able to make a small monthly profit.

This will be her 3rd loan from Tujijenge Tanzania. She used the previous loans to buy more sacks of charcoal, helped with household expenses and she's paid back all her loans successfully. She hopes for a loan to buy more sacks of charcoal. Her dream is to one day be able to buy a land.

She will share this loan with her loan group "Nzega" which is comprised of a total of 15 members who will hold each other accountable in paying back their loans.

In this group: Asma, Mbaya, Caroline, Hussna, Froliana, Ajiru, Doreen*, Selina, Grace, Anna*, Zakalia*, Jaquiline, Sofia, Leticia, Rohel
*not pictured



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