A loan of $875 helped a member to buy more food items for her business.


Mwanahamis's Umoja Group's story

Mwanahamis is 40 years old and is a married woman with 5 children, ages 2-15 years old. Mwanahamis owns a small grocery store, which she started in 2005. Every day, she works from 7am to 5.30pm at her business and can earn a monthly profit of about $45 from her sales.

Mwanahamis has already taken and successfully repaid a loan from BRAC Tanzania to expand her business. She now hopes for a loan to buy more food items for her business. She will share this loan with her subgroup members. Tatu, Blandina, Mary, Rehema, and Ziada, who sell charcoal, clothing, and food.

In this group: Mwanahamis, Blandina, Mary, Rehema, Ziada, Tatu
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