A loan of $4,800 helped a member to increase the general store inventory and meet his customers' demands.


Uwezesho Group's story

SCOLASTICA, who is in her mid 30's, is a widow with two children, who are still in school. She has been running a general store business for two years now. She works from 7 AM to 11 PM daily and is able to make a good monthly profit. This will be SCOLASTICA's 3rd loan from Tujijenge Tanzania. She used the previous loans to buy dry foods like sugar, maize flour, baking flour, beans, bar and powdered soaps, and other shop products for resale. She has managed to pay back all of her previous loans successfully. Scolastica used her business profit to cover school fees and household expenses. Scolastica will use this loan to increase the general store inventory and meet her customers' demands. She dreams of being able to improve her general store shop. Scolastica will share this loan with her loan group" UWEZESHO " which totals 10 members. The members of the group will hold each other accountable for paying back the loan.

In this group: Scolastica, Latifa, Daniel, Saade, Salum, Saumu, Kita, Daud, Msafiri, Sefu
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