A loan of $3,725 helped a member to buy more meat for his butcher shop.

Bethania Group's story

Jackson, who is in his early fifties is married with seven children who are still going to school. He has been running a butchers shop, selling meat, for fifteen years now. He works from 5.00 am to 6.00 pm daily and is able to make a fair monthly profit.

This will be his second loan from Tujijenge Tanzania. He used the previous loan to buy more meat, took care of his family and has paid back his loan successfully. He wants a loan to buy more meat for his butcher shop. His dream is to one day be able to build his own house.

He will share this loan with his loan group "BETHANIA" which has a total of fifteen members who will hold each other accountable for paying back their loans.

In this group: Jackson, Asia, Chizya, Shaban, Husna, Easter*, Emy, Opolinia, Sama, Samuel, Mwanaisha, Magreth, Joyce, Meshack, Ada

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