A loan of $4,450 helped a member to increase her food stock and pay school fees.


Kisiwani Group's story

Hawa, who is in her late 30s, is married with two children who go to school. She has had a food vendor business for eight years now. She works from 6 am to 4 pm daily and is able to make a small monthly profit. This will be her third loan from Tujijenge Tanzania. She used the previous loans to pay school fees and increase her food stock and has paid all her loans successfully. She wants a loan to increase her food stock and pay school fees. Her dream is to one day be able to build her own house. She will share this loan with his loan group "Kisiwani", which has a total of 15 members who will hold each other accountable for paying back their loans.

In this group: Hawa, Rose, Kijolu, Patricia, Asterial, Christina, Angelnie, Biaola, Dorothy, Hadija, Grace, Bernadetor, Gesilia, Tasuila, Victoria
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