A loan of $3,200 helped a member to buy rice, sugar, beans, maize flour, backing flour, wheat flour and cooking oil to resell.


Chiriku Group's story

SALUM who is in his late 30s is married with three children who are still at school. She has been selling dry food since 2007. She works from 06am to 10pm daily and is able to make a small monthly profit.

This will be SALUM's 3rd loan from Tujijenge Tanzania. She used the previous loans to restock the missing items in her shop stock and has paid back all her loans successfully. She used the profit to pay school fees and covered household expenses. She will use this loan to buy rice, sugar, beans, maize flour, backing flour, wheat flour and cooking oil to resell. She dreams of owning a supermarket.

Salum will share this loan with her loan group "CHIRIKU" which has four members who will hold each other accountable for paying back the loan.

In this group: Salum, Edward, Betty, Ema



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