A loan of $2,300 helped a member to buy more clothing.

Harakati Group's story

Adam R., age 35, is married with three children ages 2, 8 and 12. He sells second-hand clothes at the Karuma market. He started this business in 1998 and works daily from 6am until 6pm. He is able to earn a monthly profit of around $104.

This will be Adam’s 1st loan from Tujijenge Tanzania. He wants to increase his capital so that he can get a larger stock of clothes for his business.

Adam will share this loan with his loan group, Harakati, which totals 15 members. The members of the group will hold each other accountable to pay back their loans. In the picture, Adam is in the middle wearing a grey shirt.

In this group: Adam, Mahamood, Jeyari, Hija, Yusuph, Hihimwenga, Ahmadi, Msiba, Aysha, Emmanuel*, Jeremia, Hachimu, Ibrahim, Yusuph, Abdul
*not pictured

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