A loan of $4,850 helped a member to purchase more sacks of charcoal to sell.

Juu Kwa Juu Group's story

Wales is in his early 30s and married. He has been selling charcoal for four months. Previously he was employed at a company. He works from 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM daily and is able to earn a small monthly profit.

Wales is requesting his first loan from Tujijenge Tanzania, which he will use to buy more sacks of charcoal to sell. His dream is to own a big grocery store one day.

Wales will share this loan with his loan group Juu kwa Juu, which has a total of 11 members who will hold each other accountable for repaying the loan.

In this group: Wales, Victor, Faustin, Damas, Leons, Emmanuel, Tumaini, Joseph, Aggrey, Dickson, Elisalia

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