A loan of $2,575 helped a member to buy a meter machine and a spanner for his electrical repair business.

Mt. Livingstone Group's story

Said, who is in his late 30s, is married with one child who goes to school. He takes care of his sister who is a widow. He is an electrical repairman. He works from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily and is able to make a fair monthly profit.

This will be Said’s 1st loan from Tujijenge Tanzania, which he wants to use to buy a meter machine and a spanner for his business. His dream is to one day be able to have a bigger workshop. He will share this loan with his loan group, "Mt. Livingstone", which has a total of 15 members who will hold each other accountable for paying back their loans.

In this group: Said, Halima, Mwajuma, Modesta, Zainabu, Salma, Averina, Rose, Bahati*, Zena, Zawadi, Patrick, Zubeda, Patrick, Sabina
*not pictured

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