Her eldest son runs a barber shop in the market. The next oldest attends the 5th grade class. She is unable to provide educational facilities to her remaining children due to her poor financial situation.
Her husband operates a dairy business. For that purpose he has kept some buffalos at home. Khursheed also provides help to her husband in his business by taking care of his buffalos. She gives them food and water on time and keeps their place clean so they never catch by any diseases.
She has applied for a loan from Kiva's partner, Asasah, for her husband’s dairy business. With the loan, he will buy another buffalo that will help him to increase the productivity of milk and fulfill his customers' high demand on time. He has been doing this business for over 10 years and Khursheed is hopeful that her husband will successfully be able to increase his income by expanding his business.
She is a regular loan user of Asasah and this is her third loan application. In previous loan years, she has paid her duties responsibly and attended every meeting.
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