A loan of $2,825 helped a member to buy shop products like soap bars, water, juice and biscuits in cartons instead of in small quantities.


Mavuno Group's story

Barnaba,who is in his mid 30s in married with one child who goes to school. He has been running a Retail shop for one and a half years now. He works from 6.00 am to 4.30 pm daily and is able to make a fair monthly profit. This will be Barnaba's 2nd loan from Tujijenge Tanzania. He used the previous loan to buy the missing items in his shop, covered the household expenses and has paid back the loan successful. He wants a loan to start buying the shop products like soap bars,cartons of water, juice and biscuits instead of buying small quantities. This will make him sell more products than before and the stock of his shop will be full. His dream is to one day be able to become an international business man. Barnaba will share this loan with his loan group "Mavuno" with thirteen members who will hold each other accountable for paying back the loan.

In this group: Barnaba, Omary, Ummy, Maimuna, Ally, Shekha, Mary, Lai, Dadi, Hassan, Ester, Kisala, Ashura, Fatuma
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