A loan of $5,500 helped a member to buy more medicines.


Lugano Group's story

Mariam, who is in her late 30s, is married with three children who are still going to school. She has been operating a pharmacy business for two years now. She works from 8:00 am to 8:00 pm daily and is able to make a fair monthly profit.

This will be her 1st loan from Tujijenge Tanzania which she wants to use for buying more medicines. Her dream is to one day own a big pharmacy.

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

In this group: Mariam, Deo, Fatoma*, Mwajuma, Tatu, Mary, Dora, Lucy, Billyham, Hanry, Jane, Juma, Tabu*, Mwajuma*, Juhudi, Amana, Keffa, Manano
*not pictured



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