A loan of $1,050 helped to buy 500 chickens.


Jesca's story

Mambo from Tanzania! This is 34-year-old Jesca S. from Mwanza. Married with three children between the ages of three and ten, Jesca has been running a poultry-selling business since 2000. Working ten hours a day, six days per week and assisted by one employee, she currently earns about $200 monthly from her business. Jesca is requesting a loan of $1050 to buy 500 chickens, and in the future plans to buy even more. She thanks you for your support!



SELFINA has taken a lead role as a pioneer of micro-credit in Tanzania through Micro-Leasing. The organization is engaged in the economic empowerment of women in Tanzania through the provision of a leasing and leaseback microfinance facility.


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