A loan of $4,400 helped a member to increase her retail shop and food stock.

Mgombolwa Group's story

Fatuma, who is in her early 40s, is married with three children who go to school. She has two businesses, a retail shop and food vending. She works from 6.30 am to 10.00 p.m daily and is able to make a fair monthly profit.

This will be her 1st loan from Tujijenge Tanzania which she wants to use to expand both businesses. Her dream is to one day own a wholesale shop.

She will share this loan with her loan group “Mgombolwa “ which has a total of 16 members who will hold each other accountable for paying back the loan.

In this group: Fatuma, Sikudhani, Evelina, Juliet*, Ladislaus, Mwajuma, Hadija, Mwajuma*, Ezekiel*, Mohamedi, Mariam, Pili, Habiba, Adabelt, Tatu, Fatuma
*not pictured

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