A loan of $4,300 helped a member to open a food market.

Kisiwani Group's story

Hadija, who is in her mid thirties, is married with three children who are still going to school. She has been running a beauty salon for seven years. She works from 9.00 am to 9.00 pm daily and is able to make a good monthly profit.

This will be her sixth loan from Tujijenge Tanzania. She used the previous loans to open a beauty salon, sell ladies and children clothes, pay school fees and has paid back all her loans successfully. She wants a loan to open a food market. Her dream is to one day be able to build her own house.

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

In this group: Hadija, Kijoli, Rose, Patricia, Hawa, Digna, Chriastina, Victoria, Anjelina, Jamila, Rehema, Cecilia, Bahati, Doroth, Jane*
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