A loan of $2,250 helped a member to buy another printing machine and a computer.

Canter Group's story

Octavian, who is in his early 30s is single. He has had a t-shirt printing business for two years. He works from 8 a.m to 8.30 p.m daily and is able to make a good monthly profit.

This will be his 2nd loan from Tujijenge Tanzania. He used the previous loan to buy equipment for the printing business and has paid his loan back successfully. He wants a loan to buy another printing machine and a computer. His dream is to one day be able to build his own house.

He will share this loan with his loan group "Canter" which has a total of 15 members who will hold each other accountable for paying back their loans.

In this group: Octavian, Salma, Mwanahatibu, Fatuma, Mariam*, Petagiia, Purdensiane*, Mesia, Hatiga, Joyce, Catherine, Agness, Doreen, William, Tuni
*not pictured

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