A loan of $2,725 helped a member to buy cattle, goats, chicks and chicken feed.

Mtamakulanga Group's story

Paulo, who is in his late 20s, is married with two children, one of them in school and the other too young for school. He has been selling livestock since 2008. He works from 6 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily and is able to make a good monthly profit.

This will be Paulo's first loan from Tujijenge Tanzania which he wants to use for buying cattle, goats, chicks and chicken feed. He dreams of owning a retail shop.

Paulo will share this loan with his loan group, Mtamakulanga, which has 10 members who will hold each other accountable for paying back the loan.

In this group: Paulo, Jackson, Petro, Samwel, Wangi, Mwera, Wairanga, Maria, Mary, Swaumu

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