A loan of $2,275 helped a member to buy more sacks of Irish potatoes, chicken, and eggs.


Norway Group's story

Dastan, who is in his early 30s, is married with triplets who are still young. He has been selling chips and chicken, chips and eggs, and chips and mishikaki for one year now. He works from 8 a.m to 11 p.m. daily and is able to make a fair monthly profit.

This will be his third loan from Tujijenge Tanzania. He used the previous loans to buy Irish potatoes, pay rent, and take care of his triplets. He has paid back his loans successfully. Dastan wants a loan to buy more sacks of Irish potatoes, chicken, and eggs. His dream is to one day be able to buy a plot of land.

He will share this loan with his loan group, "Norway", which has a total of 15 members who will hold each other accoutable in paying back their loans.

In this group: Dastan, Agnes, Dorothea, Kamilius, Peter, Zawadi, John, Zena, Dickson*, Elias, Hilda*, Asha, Bakary, Rajabu, Yohana*
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