Personal Stories

  • Rehema

    Rehema

    Rehema is 28 years old and graduated from Muungano VTC at Hoja Secondary School in 2010. Rehema chose to attend…

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  • Eusebius

    Eusebius

    Eusebius is 28 years old and graduated from Muungano VTC at Hoja Secondary School in 2010. Eusebius chose to attend…

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  • Moses

    Moses

    Moses is 47 years old and received a small loan of 50,000 TZS in January 2015. Initially, Moses used his…

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  • Theodosia

    Theodosia

    Theodosia is 30 years old and received a loan of 50,000 TZS in January 2016. Theodosia used her loan to…

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  • Editha

    Editha

    “Women are not weak trust us because WE CAN.” Editha is 48 years old and a single mother of one…

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  • George

    George

    George is 35 years old and received a small loan of 50,000 TZS in January 2016. George used the funds…

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  • Luciana

    Luciana

    With a small loan of less than £20, 44 year old Luciana set up a small restaurant in her village…

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  • Lightness

    Lightness

    “It is not a time to look down on women, community is supposed to give them a chance and see…

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  • Lempeti

    Lempeti

    Lempeti is 13 years old and in class 7 at Maasai Academy, a remote primary school in the village of…

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  • Tigiran

    Tigiran

    Tigiran is 14 years old and is in class 7 at Maasai Academy, a remote primary school in the village…

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  • Sarah

    Sarah

    "Women can make great changes if empowered”. Sarah is 37 years old.  She lives with her 16 year old son…

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  • Grace

    Grace

    “After my loan I am able to provide for my family as a female single parent. I take sole responsibility.…

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