A loan of $1,225 helped a member to buy fruits and vegetables to resell.


Machimbo Group's story

Michael, who is in his early 30s, is married and has three children who are still in school. He has been running a business selling fruits and vegetables for four years now. He works from 5 am to 7 pm daily and is able to make a fair monthly profit.

This will be MichaeI's fourth loan from Tujijenge Tanzania. He used the previous loans to restock the missing items in his fruits and vegetable business. He has paid back all his loans successfully. He is doing fine with the loan. He used the profit to pay school fees and cover household expenses. He will use this loan to buy fruits and vegetables to resell. He dreams of buying land and building his own house.

Michael will share this loan with his loan group "Machimbo" with three members who will hold each other accountable for paying back the loan.

In this group: Michael, Moza, Modesta
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