Nazira B. is from the mid-sized, industrial city Gujranwala, Pakistan. She is a married mother of five children who all attend school. Her husband is a shoe maker. He creates fashionable shoes and supplies shoe sellers in various cities. He has many clients, and he can improve his profits by buying shoe-making supplies in bulk in Lahore, the second largest city in Pakistan. Nazira is requesting a loan of $825 to purchase these supplies in bulk.