A loan of $3,450 helped a member to increase her stock of cosmetics.

Kichangani Group's story

Asia, who is in her early 30s, is single with three children who go to school. Since 2007 she has had a variety of businesses including a clothing shop, selling cosmetics, hair braids and drinks. She works from 7 a.m to 10 p.m daily and is able to make a fair monthly profit.

This will be her 6th loan from Tujijenge Tanzania. She used the previous loans to start selling cosmetics and increase all her businesses. She has paid back all her loans successfully. This loan is to increase her stock of cosmetics.

She will share this loan with her loan group "Kichangani" which has a total of 15 members who will hold each other accountable in paying back their loans.

In this group: Asia, Sauda, Bilhildis, Fatuma, Suzana, Mariam, Asma, Grace, Anifa*, Mariam, Hamida, Upendo, Cesilia*, Salma, Christina
*not pictured

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