A loan of $4,175 helped a member to buy a larger stock of meats and make more bricks for his house.

Imarika Group's story

Haji, who is in his early 30s, is married and has three children, two of whom are in school. He has had a butcher business since 2007. He works from 6am to 8pm daily, and he is able to make a good monthly profit.

He has requested his 10th loan from Tujijenge Tanzania. He used the previous loans to increase butcher stock, to make bricks for his house and to cover household expenses, and he has paid back all his loans successfully. He hopes for a loan to buy a larger stock of meats and to make more bricks for his house. His dream is to one day be able to build his own big house.

He will share this loan with his loan group, "Imarika," which totals 13 members. The members of the group will hold each other accountable for paying back the loan.

In this group: Haji, Adam, Pazi, Riziki, Mrisho, Mayasa, Abdalla, Abdalla, Albert*, Said, Hadija.., Ally, Suleiman
*not pictured

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