A loan of $775 helped a member to buy more items for her business.


Asia's Utulivu Group's story

Asia is 46 years old and is a married woman with four children, ages 22, 18, 14, and 10. She and her husband also take care of two other children, ages 14 and 10. Asia is a tailor; she started in 1981. Every day, she works from 9 AM to 6 PM at her business and can earn a monthly profit of about $110 from her sales.

She now hopes for a loan to buy more items for her business. She will share this loan with her subgroup members, who have businesses dealing in trading and food vending.

In this group: Asia, Amina, Shani, Neema, Salma
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