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Guljuma's Group
In this Group: Guljuma, Altyn, Sardarbek
Guljuma is the treasurer of this group. She is 25 and married to an electrician. Together with her husband she is bringing up two sons, both of whom are preschool age (under seven).

Seven years ago Guljuma, with an initial investment of 50,000 soms, started to sell various goods for house coziness. At the moment her business is running well. She has increased the commodity turnover and her monthly profit is about 25,000 soms. She is applying for the loan because she needs additional financial funds to purchase umbrellas, microwaves, teapots, etc. for selling. In the future, Guljuma dreams of building her own store.

--- Where Did This Loan Come From? ---

This loan is brought to you by Mol Bulak Finance (MBF), a young, ambitious and socially-focused Microfinance Institution in Kyrgyzstan.
MBF is strongly committed to the principles of sustainable development and upholds the triple bottom line – People (building human capital and taking care of its customers as well as society), Planet (keeping environmentally friendly) and Profit (earning revenue to expand autonomously). MBF is the only Microfinance Institute in Kyrgyzstan that delivers its services to customers 365 days a year. To learn more about MBF and view a Video presentation about the organization, please visit:
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Additional Information

This is a Group Loan

In a group loan, each member of the group receives an individual loan but is part of a larger group of individuals. The group is there to provide support to the members and to provide a system of peer pressure, but groups may or may not be formally bound by a group guarantee. In cases where there is a group guarantee, members of the group are responsible for paying back the loans of their fellow group members in the case of delinquency or default.

Kiva's Field Partners typically feature one borrower from a group. The loan description, sector, and other attributes for a group loan profile are determined by the featured borrower's loan. The other members of the group are not required to use their loans for the same purpose.

About Kyrgyzstan

  • $2,500
    Average annual income
  • 89
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    Kyrgyzstan Loans Fundraising
  • $11,001,375
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 45.1
    Kyrgyzstan Soms (KGS) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A portion of Guljuma's Group's $450 loan helped a member to purchase umbrellas, microwaves, teapots, etc.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
5 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Oct 5, 2011
Oct 22, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Feb 15, 2012