A loan of $4,900 helped a member to expand his hotel business.

Coka Group's story

The borrower, who is in late 60's, is married and has nine children, some of whom still attend school. He has been running a hotel and guesthouse business since 2005. He works 24 hours a day and is able to make a fair monthly profit.

This will be his third loan from Tujijenge Tanzania. He used the previous loan to pay household expenses and school fees. He wants to use this loan to modify the building by painting new colors and replacing floor tiles. His dream is to open a car show room one day.

He will share this loan with his loan group, "COKA," which has a total of 20 members who will hold each other accountable to pay back their loans.

In this group: Said, Saida....., Stephano, Salma, Luis, Matambo, Maria, John, Aisha, Rehema, Mwajabu, Rainfrida, Aminatha, Shani, Irene, Tatu, Lucy, Nuru, Subira, Rebeca

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