A loan of $2,900 helped a member to start a new business selling memory cards and TVs.


Babati Group's story

Robson is in his thirties and is single with one child. His child goes to school. He has a business selling shoes, radios, and mobile phones. He has had his business for three years and works daily from 7:00am to 7:00pm. He makes a fair profit each month.

This is his ninth loan from Tujijenge Tanzania. Robson used his previous loans to buy shoes, mobile phones, mobile phone covers, and radios. He has paid back his previous loans successfully. He used the profits to pay school fees, buy food for his family, buy a plot of land, and buy a sofa set. He will use this loan to start a new business selling memory cards and TVs. His dream is to build and buy a car.

He will share this loan with his loan group "Babati" which consists of five members. The members of this group will hold each other accountable for paying back the loan.

In this group: Robson, Ashirafu, Vumilia, Aisha, Halima



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