A loan of $3,050 helped a member buy more used electronic equipment.


Madafu Group's story

Masha M. age 40, is married with three children ages 18, 16 and 12. She sells re-conditioned radios, TV decks and fridges. Masha started her business in 2005 and works daily from 4am until 9pm. Masha is able to earn a monthly profit of around $615.


This will be Masha’s first loan from Tujijenge Tanzania. She wishes to get a loan in order to increase her capital and buy more stock of all items sold in the small shop in her house.


Masha will share this loan with her loan group, Madafu, which totals 15 members. The members of the group will hold each other accountable for paying back their loans. In the picture, Mashais is in the middle with a red dress and covered head.

In this group: Masha, David, Tausi, Halima, Mwajoma, Magreth, Hamisa, Asha, Ramadhani, Sija, Victory, Mwajuma, Rehema, Tully, Magreth



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