A loan of $6,025 helped a member to buy more sacks of charcoal and more beers, sodas, sugar, wheat flour, cooking oil and small items in the shop, like sweets, etc.

Coka Group's story

Sauda, who is in her early 50's, is married and has three children. One of them goes to school. She has several businesses: selling charcoal, running a retail shop and a grocery. She has had her businesses since 2006. She works from 6.00 am to 10.00 pm daily and is able to make a fair monthly profit.

In this group: Sauda, Stephano, Salma, Lois, Mathambo*, Mbwana, Aminatha, Ummy, Lucy, Shani, Nuru, Tatu, Subira, Rebeca, Jonhy, Saidi*, Rehema, Aisha, Mwajabu, Dafrida, Mwajuma, Mwasha
*not pictured

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