A loan of $3,275 helped a member to buy a tailoring machine and finish building her business room.

Faraja Group's story

Josephine, who is in her late 30s, is married with three children who go to school. She has been a tailor for three years now. She works from 10am to 5pm daily and she is able to make a fair monthly profit.

This will be her 19th loan from Tujijenge Tanzania. She used the previous loans to buy more clothes material and started building her business room. She has paid back all her loans successfully. She wants a loan to buy a tailoring machine and to finish building her business room. Her dream is to one day be able to finish building her house and she expects to go to school.

She will share this loan with her loan group "Faraja" which totals 14 members who will hold each other accountable for paying back the loan.

In this group: Josephine, Leonia, Elizabeth, Monica, Grace, Nuru , Juma, Asha, Vicky, Willson*, Asia, Raha, Amran, Hussein

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