A loan of $5,350 helped a member to start selling bananas up country.


Mawela Group's story

Juston is a 30-year-old married man with a boy and a girl, who are in school. Since 2003, Juston has been running a photography business. He works from 9am to 8pm daily and is able to make a small return per month. From Tujijenge Tanzania, this is Juston's 10th loan request. He used the previous loans to buy a big camera. He has paid back all his previous loans successfully. Juston used his business profit to cover home expenses and school fees. He will use this loan to start selling bananas up country. Juston dreams that one day will be able to expand his business and build a house. He will share this loan with his loan group, ‘Mawela’, which totals 10 members. The members of the group will hold each other accountable for paying back the loan.

In this group: Juston, Magreth, Iddy, Claus, Charles, Yusuph, Amos, Mohamed, Julius, Marry
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