A loan of $3,725 helped a member to increase his shop's stock and also to start building a house.


Prado Group's story

Alexander, who is in his early 30s, is married with two young children. He has been running a retail shop for four years. He works from 7.00 am to 9.00 pm daily and is able to make a small monthly profit. This will be his 3rd loan from Tujijenge Tanzania. He used the previous loans to increase the shop's stock and for household expenses and has paid back his loans successfully. He wants a loan to increase inventory and also to start building his house. His dream is to one day be able to expand his shop. He will share this loan with his loan group "Prado" which has 16 members who will hold each other accountable in paying back their loans.

In this group: Alexander, Karuma, Monica, Hawa, Samweli, Benadeta, Mary, Grace, Paulo, Kiza, Christina, Scola, Radegunda, Isael, Steven, Joyce
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