A loan of $4,975 helped a member to buy more food items to sell to her customers.

Wazi Na Ukweri Group's story

Fadina is in her late 30s, married and has four children, three of them go to school. For the last seven years, she has earned a living by selling food, working from 3 p.m. to midnight every day of the week. She is applying for her second loan from Tujijenge Tanzania. She used her first loan to buy more of the supplies she needs to run her business and pay school fees, and repaid her loan fully and on time. She plans to use her second loan to buy more food items to sell. Her dream is to one day open a new business selling clothes. She will share this loan with her loan group "Wazi na Ukweri," which has a total of 24 members who will hold each other accountable for paying back their loans.

In this group: Fadina, Asha, Fadhili, Pili, Nadhifa, Deus, Leticua, Monica*, Ntuli, Esther, Levina, Asifa, Halima, Zabibu, Betty, Salma, Fatuma, Sikudhan, Germina*, Husna, Fatuma, Stamili, Halima, Asha
*not pictured

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