Mission:
To promote job creation by supporting self-employment to youth and women through financial services.
Background and Main Challenges: 
The organization is the outcome of the transformation of an expired project managed by International Labor Organization (ILO). The project covered 19 districts in mainland Tanzania but YOSEFO formed to start operations in Dar es Salaam and later in Morogoro.
Country: 
GEREZANI AREA - KIUNGANI STREET - MKUNAZINI BUILDING 2ND FLOOR
Dar–es Salaam
255
Tanzania
Phone: 
+255 22 2180914
Email: 
info [at] yosefo [dot] org
Website: 
Main Funding Sources: 
Loans
Savings
Products and Services: 
Loans
Training and Consulting
Services Provided: 
Second-tier Lending to MFIs
Education
Looking for (Investment Types): 
Loans in Local Currency
Donations
Capacity Building Grants
% Operations Comprised by MF: 
91 - 100
Date established: 
Jan 1 1996
FYE: 
31-Dec
Regulated: 
no

Partnerships

Current
Name Relationship
Craft Silicon Vendor
TAMFI Network Affiliation
Former
Name Relationship
Kiva Funding

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