A loan of $3,250 helped a member to buy a salon drier and more clothes to resell.


Mtongani-Daraja Group's story

Habiba, who is in her mid-30s, is married with three children (all girls); two are in school. For fifteen years now, Habiba has been managing her life by running different businesses: she own a beauty salon, a second-hand clothes business and she also sells water. Habiba is doing all of these activities from her house. She starts working from 6am until 9pm daily and is able to make a very good returns per month. This is is her first loan request from Tujijenge Tanzania. Habiba will use this loan to improve her beauty salon by buying another drier and increase the clothes she has to resell. She dreams of expanding more her enterprises. Habiba will share this loan with her loan group "Mtongani-Daraja" which is comprised of five members. The members of the group will hold each other accountable for paying back the loan.

In this group: Habiba, Fatuma, Yusta, Helena, Shani
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