A loan of $6,075 helped a member to finish building her business room and paying school fees.

Makuti A Group's story

Veronica, who is in her late 40s, is married with five children who go to school, She has been running a "Mama Lishe" (food business) for about twenty years now. She is working hard and it shows; she works from 6.00 am to 2.00 pm daily and is able to make a good monthly profit.

This will be her 15th loan from Tujijenge Tanzania. She used the previous loans to pay school fees, household expenses and she increased the missing items in her food stock (potatoes and coconuts). She has repaid all her loans successfully. She wants a loan to finish building her business room and pay her children's school fees. Her dream is to one day to be able to open a food shop.

She will share this loan with her loan group “Makuti A” which has a total of 14 members who will hold each other accountable for paying back the loan.

In this group: Veronica, Lilian, Fatuma, Zamda, Mwanaheri, Teresia, Pili, Severina, Mariam, Ziama, Maimuna, Asha, Matilda, Hermani

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