Her husband is a salesman and sells edible items (candies, snacks, etc.) to different shops. He is very hardworking person and works for long hours to earn money for his family.
Khursheedan has applied for a loan from KIVA's partner, Asasah, for her husband’s business. With the loan, he will buy foods in larger quantities that will allow him to fulfill his customers' demands and increase his profits and sales.
He is very experienced in his business and has been operating it for many years. Khursheedan is confident that an investment will help her husband make positive changes to his business and increase his profits.
Note: In the photo, the lady holding a book (called Asasah Passbook) is Khursheedan.
This is a Group Loan
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