A loan of $4,125 helped a member to buy items to replenish his stock.

Mshikamano Group's story

Marwa, who is in his late 30s, is married with four children two of whom are independent and two are still at school. He has been running a stationary business for two years now. He works from 8 a.m to 6 p.m. daily and is able to make a fair monthly profit.

This will be his 6th loan from Tujijenge Tanzania. He used the previous loans to sell telephone housing equipment and then started the stationary business. He also took care of his family. He has paid back all his loans successfully. He wants a loan to buy items to replenish his stationary stock. His dream is to one day be able to buy his own land.

He will share this loan with his loan group "Mshikamano" which has a total of 17 members who will hold each other accountable for paying back their loans.

In this group: Marwa, Soud, Furaha, Mwanaharusi, Maulid, Winess*, Joram, Ahamed*, Rispa, Geofrey, Rose, Mwema, Alice, Salama, Herman, Mgeni, Yinza
*not pictured

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