A loan of $525 helped a member to buy more charcoal and firewood to sell.


Zahra's Umoja Group's story

Zahra is 30 years old. She is divorced with two children, aged eleven and four years old. Since 2005, Zahra has been selling firewood and charcoal. She works daily and earns a monthly profit of about $250 from her sales.


Zahra is requesting a loan of $525 to buy more charcoal and firewood to sell. She will share this loan with her subgroup members, Salma and Mtumwa, who have their own businesses selling charcoal, bread, and clothing.

In this group: Zahra, Salma, Mtumwa


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