Haneefan Muhammad Aslam's Group
Haneefan supports her family by sewing and has regular orders from her neighboring clients. She also has a dairy business which she prefers. The reason for liking this business is because her parents are also in the same business and she used to take care of their cattle. Currently, she has a buffalo at her home which produces almost 8 kg of milk per day. She sells the milk to community members and uses this income to pay for the utilities expenses for her house.
She has applied for a loan from Kiva's partner, Asasah, for her dairy business. With the loan amount, she will buy another buffalo and increase her dairy business's productivity. Haneefan is a regular borrower from Asasah and this is her fifth loan application. With her previous loans, she has shown that she is a responsible person, having paid her installments on time and never missing a meeting.
Note: In this photo, Haneefan is the lady who is holding a book (the Asasah Passbook) in her hand.
This is a Group Loan
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