A loan of $2,450 helped a member to buy hair weaves and hair chemicals.


Mssj Group's story

Jane is a 38-year-old lady and is widowed. She has two children age 17 and 14 years, and they both go to school. She has another dependent who is her sister's child who stays with her. She also receives her late husband's pension from ZESA, the electricity supply company.

She has been in business for nine years and rents a shop in Mucheke. She buys her products from South Africa. She has three employees that work for her.

She faces a challenge of exchange rate disparity. In the next five years she would like to own her own premises to operate from. As a single parent she would be able to provide a better life for her family from the profits of the business.

In this group: Jane, Stephen, Sybl, Ellina, Judith, Millicent, Florence, Selma
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