A loan of $4,900 helped a member to buy a motorcycle.


Mshikamano Tegeta Group's story

Mwema, who is in her late forties, is married with four grownup children. She has been running two businesses, selling clothes door to door and working as a food vender for six years now. She works from 7.00 am to 7.00 pm daily and is able to make a fair monthly profit.

This will be her seventh loan from Tujijenge Tanzania. She used the previous loans to increase the stock of ladies clothes. She also bought a fridge and a gas cooker, and started selling food. She built a frame where she sells her food. She has paid back all her loans successfully. She wants a loan to buy a motorcycle. Her dream is to one day be able to build her own house.

She will share this loan with her loan group "Mshikamano Tegeta" which has a total of 18 members who will hold each other accountable for paying back their loans.

In this group: Mwema, Soud, Furaha, Rose, Nyiza, Rashid, Herman, Maroa, Ahmed, Maulid, Salama, Daniel, Joram, Alice*, Ashura, Mwanaharusi, Asha, Geofrey
*not pictured



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