A loan of $2,775 helped a member to increase on her charcoal stock.

Mikocheni Group's story

Halima, a member of the Mikocheni group, has been running two activities, charcoal selling and vitumbua (a kind of snack typically eaten at breakfast) for 15 years. She is a divorced woman in her mid 50's. She works from 6 am to 6 pm daily, and is able to make a fair return each month.

This will be her first loan request from Tujijenge Tanzania; it will be used to increase her charcoal stock. She dreams of buying some land.

She will share this loan with her loan group, " Mikocheni ", which has eleven members. The members of the group will hold each other accountable for paying back the loan.

In this group: Halima, Rose, Alex, Martha, Rehema, Juliana, Joyce, Dotto, Bendita, Monica, Amour

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