A loan of $5,975 helped a member to buy more rice, maize flour, baking flour, cooking oil, salt and onions.


Mbinga Group's story

Agatha is in her early thirties. She is married, with three children who are still going to school. She has been running a food vending business since 2005. She works from 5:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. daily and is able to make a good monthly profit. This will be Agatha's first loan from Tujijenge Tanzania. She wants to use the loan to buy more rice, maize flour, baking flour, cooking oil, salt, onions and other goods. She dreams of building her own house. Agatha will share this loan with her loan group Mbinga, which has 14 members. The members of the group will hold each other accountable for paying back the loan.

In this group: Agatha, Mwangaza, Salma, Hawa, Anna, Stella, Furaha, Eva, Leila, Godfrey, Angella, Ismail, Mariam, Salome
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