A loan of $3,350 helped a member buy beauty salon equipment.

Lugendo Group's story

Zakia, who is married and living with her husband and three children, is in her 30s. Zakia's children are in school. She has been running a beauty salon business for five years now. She works from 7am to 9pm daily and she is able to earn a good profit per month.

This will be Zakia's second loan from Tujijenge Tanzania. She used the previous loan to buy more salon equipment so as to push up her business by offering more services. She has paid back her loan successfully. She want a new loan to increase her salon equipment. Zakia's dream is to one day be able to widen more her business.

Zakia will share this loan with her loan group "Lugendo" which totals 21 members. The members of the group will hold each other accountable for paying back the loan.

In this group: Zakia, Siwatu, Rahma, Pili, Shamsa, Rehema, Asha, Saumu, Sabina, Amina, Sada, Mary, Bahati, Joyce, Sefu, Maua, Scolastica, Asha, Rehema, Vaileti, Habiba

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