A loan of $5,550 helped a member to increase her charcoal stock for resale.

Loyola Group's story

Rose, who is in her late 30s, is married and living with her husband with two children of whom one is in school. She has been running a business selling fish and charcoal for one year now. She works from 6am to 9pm daily and she is able to make a fair monthly profit.

She requesting her fourth loan from Tujijenge Tanzania. She used the previous loans to purchase more fish and sacks of charcoal, paid household expenses, and she has paid back all her loans successfully. She is requesting a loan which she wants to use to increase her charcoal stock to resell. Her dream is to one day be able to build a house.

She will share this loan with her loan group " LOYOLA" with 17 members. The members of the group will hold each other accountable for paying back the loan.

In this group: Rose, Yona, Sihaba, Mwajuma, Dafrosa, Ramadhani, Almas, Saidi, Abdul, Getruda, Suraiya, Rukia, Mwajuma, Rukia, Mwanairiki, Shani, Onester
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