A loan of $4,300 helped a member to buy more sacks of charcoal.

Khanga Group's story

Fatuma, who is in her mid 20s, is married with one child who goes to school. She has had a business of selling charcoal since 2004. She works from 8am to 6pm daily and is able to make a fair monthly profit.

This will be her 6th loan from Tujijenge Tanzania. She used the previous loans to buy more sacks of charcoal, bought a TV and a big radio, bought some land and paid household expenses. She has paid back all her loans successfully. She wants a loan to buy more sacks of charcoal. Her dream is to one day be able to build a house.

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

In this group: Fatuma, Eliza*, Zahara, Tabu*, Rukia, Plassada, Hadija, Havinishi, Dotto, Pili, Mariam, Eusebia*, Hadija, Husna, Fatuma, Devotha
*not pictured

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