A loan of $875 helped a member to buy more tailoring and painting materials for the expansion of her business.

Maisha Bora Group's story

Khadija is a tailor and painter in the Mikunguni neighborhood of Zanzibar. She has done this work for four years. She currently earns an average monthly profit of $40, working every day for 14 hours. She is requesting her first loan from BRAC Tanzania so that she can buy more tailoring and painting materials for her business. She is hoping that through this loan her profit will increase and she will be able to expand her business and save money for future use. Khadija is 26 years old and married.

Khadija will be sharing this loan with her fellow group members, Asaa, Sada H., Chiku, Sichana and Sada S.. Each woman has her own small business in Zanzibar.

In this group: Khadija, Asaa, Sada, Chiku, Sichana, Sada
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