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A loan of $4,050 helped a member to buy more materials and make more dresses and suits to sell.

Buyuni Tazara Group's story

Mwanaheri, who is in her early 50s, is married with six grown-up children. She also has seven grandchildren who are still going to school. She has been a tailor since 1981. She works from 7:00 am to 10:00 pm daily and is able to make a good monthly profit.

This will be Mwanaheri's 7th loan from Tujijenge Tanzania. She used the previous loans to buy a sewing machine, and to buy different types of materials and sewing equipments. She has managed to successfully pay back all her loans. She used the profit to pay school fees for her seven grandchildren and covered household expenses. She will use this loan to buy more materials and make more dresses and suits to sell. She dreams of building her own house.

Mwanaheri will share this loan with her loan group "BUYUNI TAZARA," which has 13 members. The members of the group will hold each other accountable for paying back the loan.

In this group: Mwanaheri, Asha, Mayani, Sasha, Hadija, Sefu, Janeth, Ramadhani, Latipha, Asha, Zarau, Ashura, Hidaya

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