Chamasoft-Way for diaspora members to manage their chamas
Do you belong to a chama or an investment group? Then you have a reason to be happy and to look forward to being a chama member
If you are a member of a chama or have been member of one, you will be familiar with the attendant issues of managing chama member data especially finances and also reminders on particular items that are discussed in meetings. Matters can quickly become complicated if you require to provide members with updated statements or charge members with penalties based on when they remit their regular contributions
Digital Vision EA has created a web based application that is meant for chamas.
Chamasoft promises to remove the hassle that comes with managing group member information. It provides a one stop platform to manage member financials (statements, loans, penalties, balances), member directory and even has other tools that will help group/chama members to stay in touch. Moreover, since the system is web based it will be accessible to all chama members where never they are.
Having done research with real groups, Chamasoft captures most of the activities that chamas are involved in. The software has member registration and management, financial management including setup of contribution cycles, meetings management and other group communication tools
Chamasoft is currently in beta version and interested chamas can access and register on www.chamasoft.com
Chamasoft has been selected as one of the startups to be showcasing and pitching at Demo Africa 2013 in October
Chamasoft is available here: www.chamasoft.com