A loan helped a member to buy more food items for her small cafe.


Mtumwa's Tukoimara Group's story

Mtumwa, age 37, is married with three children (ages 20, 18, and 15). She owns a small cafe, where she works from 4am to 10pm daily. From this business, which started almost 20 years ago, she is able to make a monthly profit of about $170.

Mtumwa hopes for a loan to purchase more food items for her cafe. She will share this loan with her subgroup, fellow members of loan group Tukoimara. The members of this loan group guarantee one another in paying back their loans.

In this group: Mtumwa, Wahida, Mariana, Khadija, Salma, Mariam


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