A loan of $4,950 helped a member to buy more stock of wood.

Mashine Ya Maji Group's story

Edward, aged 34, is married with two children one of whom goes to school and the other is still too young. He has been running a carpentry business for four years now. Edward works from 7am to 6pm daily and he is able to make a good monthly profit.

This will be his third loan from Tujijenge Tanzania. He used the previous loans to buy more wood for his business and he has successfully repaid all his loans. Edward hopes for a loan to buy more stock of wood. His dream is to one day be a big trader of carpentry products.

He will share this loan with his loan group "Mashine Ya Maji" which totals 14 members who will hold each other accountable for repaying the loan.

In this group: Edward, Emmanuel, Thomas, Paulo, Gradi, Ester, Exavery, Maria, Ida*, Amina, Monica, Maliza, Bernada, Yassin
*not pictured

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