A loan of $3,825 helped a member to buy more materials and to pay school fees.

Tukolane Group's story

Hassani, who is in his mid-40s, is married, with three children who are still going to school. He has been a tailor since 1970. He works from 7:30 a.m. to 8:00 p.m daily and is able to make a good monthly profit.

This will be his seventh loan from Tujijenge Tanzania. He used the previous loans to buy materials for his business, buy another sewing machine, and take care of his family. He has paid back all his loans successfully. He wants a loan to buy more materials and to pay his children's school fees. His dream is to one day be able to build his own house.

He will share this loan with his loan group "Tukolane." This group has a total of 20 members, who will hold each other accountable in paying back their loans.

In this group: Hassan, Asha Ally, Samira*, Bahati, Flora, Sulfa, Ally, Atuganile, Hadija, Elionorah, Sada, Bupe, Ngairo, Leah, Colletha*, Editha, Odilia, Lilian, Sauda, Asha Ally
*not pictured

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