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Total loan: $5,875
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Wakazi Group


A loan of $5,875 helped a member to increase the telephone fund transfer capacity of his business, so as to meet more customer demand.


Wakazi Group's story

John, who in in his late 30s, is married and has three children, who are still going to school. For the past six years, John has been running a business of telephone money transfers (M-pesa, Tigo-pesa, Airtel Money). He works from 7:00AM to 10:00PM daily. Doing this, he is able to make a very good profit per month.

This will be his first loan request from Tujijenge Tanzania. He will use his share of the group loan to increase the telephone fund transfer capacity of his business, so as to meet more customer demand. He dreams that one day he will be able to grow his business greatly.

He will share this loan with his loan group, Wakazi, which totals five members. The members of the group will hold each other accountable for paying back the loan.

In this group: John, Godfrey, Heguye, Alex, Amosi
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Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Disbursed date: July 4, 2013
Facilitated by Field Partner: Tujijenge Tanzania Ltd

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Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Disbursed date: July 4, 2013
Facilitated by Field Partner: Tujijenge Tanzania Ltd