A loan of $4,650 helped a member to buy rice, baking flour, and cooking oil.

Mkwalia Group's story

Hadija, who is in her mid-20s, is married with three children. Two of them go to school. She has had a business of being a food vendor for one year now. She works from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily and is able to make a small monthly profit.

This will be her first loan from Tujijenge Tanzania, which she wants to use for buying rice, baking flour, and cooking oil. Her dream is to one day buy land.

She will use this loan with her loan group "Mkwalia" which has a total of 21 members who will hold each other accountable for paying back their loans.

In this group: Hadija, Maulid, Mohamed, Martin, Sultani, Mariam, Mwanamisi, Salma, Zawadi, Fatuma, Asha, Thabita, Halima, Fatuma, Zawadi, Jackline*, Nasoro, Rukia, Zainabu, Paulina, Habiba
*not pictured

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