At the formation stage onwards, the composition of a group shall be 10-14 members.
Group membership is voluntary. No person can be compelled to become or remain a member of the group against his/her will. The member must be residing within the coverage of the unit office. Each member on accessing the loan continues to save weekly under the group lending system.
Group Membership is restricted to GROUP members with a need to improve their business or build assets for their future. The membership is open to all customers who demonstrate an enthusiasm in development. Self-help groups are groups of people who share similar problem or concern and meet together with the common goal of supporting and solving the problem together.