A loan of $525 helped a member to buy more materials for her beauty salon.


2052 Group's story

Sharifa has owned a beauty salon in Zanzibar since 2005. She also sells "chipsi", or french fries, on the side. She works every day from 8:00am to 9:00pm and earns a monthly profit of approximately $85. She is happy to be taking out her first loan from BRAC Tanzania so that she can have more products, accomodate more clients, and increase her profit.


Sharifa is 38 years old, divorced, and has five children. Her children range in age from 1 to 19 years old. Sharifa will be sharing this loan with her fellow group members, Raya and Mtumwa.

In this group: Sharifa, Raya, Mtumwa


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