A loan of $450 helped a member to buy more fish for her business.


Sharifa's Umoja Group's story

Sharifa is 46 years old and is a married woman with 6 children, ages 13-31 years old. Sharifa sells fish. She started in 2003. Every day, she works from 6am to 6pm at her business and can earn a monthly profit of about $70 from her sales.

She now hopes for a loan to buy more fish for her business. She will share this loan with her subgroup members, Khadiaj and Mwatum, who sell oil and fish.

In this group: Sharifa, Khadija, Mwatum
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