A loan of $1,100 helped a member to buy salon equipment and start selling handbags and shoes.


Msasani Group's story

Millan J. is single. She owns a salon. She has been in this business since 2007 and works daily from 8am until 9pm.She is able to earn a monthly profit of about US$ 122.

This will be Millan’s second loan from Tujijenge Tanzania. She used the first loan to buy a dryer. She has paid the loan back successfully. She now hopes for a new loan to buy hair treatment products and display other items for sale in the salon such as bags and shoes.

Millan will share this loan with subgroup A of the Msasani group. The subgroup has 6 members; they run shops, sell clothes, food, and have salons. These members hold each other accountable in paying back their loans. In the picture, Millan is the 1st on the right wearing green.

In this group: Millan, Hawa, Neema, Blandina, Sara, Zawadi
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