A loan of $3,325 helped a member to increase her stock of food so she can sell to more people.

Dovya Group's story

Devotha, who is in her early 30s, is married and has two children who go to school. She has been a food vendor for four months now. She works from 6 am to 5 pm daily and is able to make a small monthly profit.

This will be her first loan from Tujijenge Tanzania, which she wants to use for increasing her stock of food, so she can sell to more people. Her dream is to one day be able to own a hotel.

Devotha will share this loan with her loan group, "Dovya," which has a total of 16 members who will hold each other accountable for repaying the loan.

In this group: Devotha, Mwania, Mwanahamis, Rehema, Mariam, Doroth, Vicky, Mariam, Hadija, Zaituni, Kilio, Mayasa, Fatuma, Shukuru, Kulwa, Stamili

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