A loan of $1,050 helped a member to buy more inventory.


Asya's Mwanzo Mgumu Group's story

Asya is 40 years old, married, and the mother of five children between the ages of 10 and 25. She has been selling bites (snacks) since 2005. Every day, she works from 7am to 6pm at her business and can earn a monthly profit of about $40 from her sales.

Asya now hopes for a loan to buy more items for her business. She will share this loan with her subgroup members, who have businesses selling bread, juice, charcoal, and firewood.

In this group: Asya, Khadija, Mwanaidi, Shinuna, Habiba, Zawadi
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