A loan of $5,175 helped a member to buy more materials to make more dresses, and for more fabrics to resell.


Kisarawe Group's story

Magreth, who is in her mid 30s, is married with three children who are still going to school. She has been a tailor for three months now. She works from 9:00 am to 9:00 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 materials to make more dresses, and for more fabrics to resell. Her dream is to one day be able to buy an overlapping machine.

She will share this loan with her loan group "Kisarawe", which has a total of 21 members who will hold each other accountable for paying back their loans.

In this group: Magreth, Amos, Manka, Mathar, Shemu, Josephati, Mpewa, Juma, Hawa, Mohamedi, Juliana, Asha, Husna, Nyasinde, Harsa, Basilia, Habiba, Maria, Fatuma, Colethar*, Bonifasi
*not pictured



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