A loan helped a member to buy the up to date shoes to meet his customers' requirement.

Ernest's Group's story

Ernest who is in his early 50s is married with eight children, seven of them are grown up and one is still in school. He has been selling shoes for ten years now. He works from 08am to 05pm daily and is able to make a fair monthly profit.

This will be Ernest's 10th loan from Tujijenge Tanzania.He used the previous loans to increase on the shoes stock and has managed to pay back all his loans successfully. He is really happy with the loan and appreciates Kiva for the support of their group.

He used the profit to take care of her kid, reinvest in business and covered household expenses. He will use this loan to buy the up to date shoes and so meet his customer's requirement. He dreams of buying more shoes and to became an international business man.

He will share this loan with his loan group Mikocheni A which has Five members who will hold each other accountable for paying back the loan.

In this group: Ernest, Mussa, Mwaitary, Hamisi, Agness

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