A loan of $550 helped a member to buy more firewood, perfume, and juice for her business.


Nuru Njema Group's story

Husna has been a firewood, perfume and juice seller in the Mikunguni neighborhood of Zanzibar for 2 years. She currently earns an average monthly profit of US$ 125. Every day she works at her business for 14 hours. She is requesting her second loan from BRAC Tanzania so that she can buy more firewood, perfume, and juice for her business. She is hoping that through this loan, her profit will increase and she will be able to grow her business and to save money for future use.



Husna is 26 years old, married, and has two children: ages 5 and 1. She will be sharing this loan with her fellow group members, Amina and Asha. Each woman has her own small business in Zanzibar.

In this group: Husna, Amina, Asha


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