A loan of $2,400 helped a member to purchase more sewing items.

Mwandege Group's story

Arafa is in her early 30s, married, and has one child who attends school. She has been a tailor since 2002. She works from 9 a.m to 6 p.m. daily and is able to make a small monthly profit.

This will be Arafa's first loan from Tujijenge Tanzania, which she will use to purchase more sewing items for her business. Her dream is to one day be able to fully take care of herself and her family.

Arafa will share this loan with her loan group, which has a total of 21 members who will hold each other accountable for paying back their loans.

In this group: Arafa, Rehema, Amini, Salma, Swabahi, Fatuma, Asha, Fatuma, Ally, Said, Mwajuma, Amina, Hamis, Salma, Faudhia, Hawa, Ziada, Khadija, Omary, Habiba, Tausi

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