A loan of $4,475 helped a member to buy more cosmetics to sell.


Maisha Zakhem Group's story

Salma is in her early 30s and married with three children, two of whom go to school. She has been selling cosmetics for two years now. She works from 8 am to 8 pm daily and is able to make a good monthly profit.

This will be her 5th loan from Tujijenge Tanzania. She used the previous loan to buy missing items in her grocery stock and has paid back all her loans successfully. She wants a loan to buy more cosmetics to sell. Her dream is to one day be able to have a big cosmetics shop.

She will share this loan with her loan group "Maisha Zakhem" which has a total of 24 members who will hold each other accountable for paying back their loans.

In this group: Salma, Salum, Hadija, Asha, Laya, Zahera*, Yusufu, Rukia, Suda, Stella, Salma, Aisha*, Fatuma, Ashura, Elizabeth, Amina, Mwajuma, Zuelea, Omari, Kassimu, Siwajibu, Fatuma, Daima, Rose*
*not pictured



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