A loan of $5,000 helped a member to buy more materials for sewing.

Yusufu's Group's story

Yusufu S., age 31, is married with two children (ages 7 and 4). He has a tailoring business that he started in 1999. He works from 7am to 7pm daily and is able to make a monthly profit of about $65.

Yusufu has taken out two previous loans from Tujijenge Tanzania to start another business of making cement fences. He hopes for a new loan to buy materials for his tailoring business. Yusufu will share this loan with his loan group Mwinyi. In the picture, Yusufu is seated first from the left in a blue shirt.

In this group: Yusufu, Mwatumwa, Amina, Zainabu, Asha, Fredrick, Fatuma, Mariamu, Salma, Salumu, Agnes, Asha, Hamisi, Issa, Onassaa

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