Hakim Mai's Group
Hakim Mai's husband is a farmer by profession and is involved in the agriculture business. Besides growing seasonal crops in the field, he also operates an animal-sales business. He keeps goats and buffalo, and sells their milk to generate additional revenue.
With this loan, her husband will purchase a buffalo so he can sell its milk to more clients and generate a good income. She is hopeful that the loan investment will help expand her husband’s business and improve her family’s well-being.
Note: In the photo, the lady holding a book (called "Asasah Passbook") is Hakim Mai.
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.
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