A loan of $1,175 helped a member to increase stock of beauty salon.


Tatu Issa's Mbeya Group's story

Tatu I., age 25, is married with a one year old son. She owns a cosmetics shop, which she opened in 2007. She also has a beauty salon, which she opened earlier this year. She works daily from 8 am to 9 pm and is able to earn a monthly profit of $174 from the salon and $435 from her cosmetics shop.

This will be Tatu's first loan from Tujijenge Tanzania. She is very excited for the opportunity! She intends to use the loan to increase the stock of her salon. Tatu is a subgroup leader of Mbeya Group. The members of the group hold each other accountable in paying back their loans. In the picture, Tatu is on the left in a red shirt.

In this group: Tatu, Farida, Batuli, Kisa, Hindu, Mwajabu, Innocent



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