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Mumtaz's Group
In this Group: Mumtaz, Munawar, Zafran, Raishmaan, Rukhsana
Mumtaz has applied for a loan from Kiva's partner, Asasah, for her husband’s grocery store business. He will use the loan to buy grocery stock such as cooking oils, spices, etc., in larger quantities that will allow him to fulfill larger orders and increase his sales and profit.

Mumtaz is a seamstress. She learned the art of sewing in her teenage years, and now she earns regular income from her business. She has given birth to two sons and two daughters. She is unable to provide an education for her children due to financial constraints. Mumtaz is very confident that her husband will make good use of the loan money and his business will improve. This will help her send her children to school for an education in the future.

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.

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About Pakistan

  • $4,700
    Average annual income
  • 436
    View loans »
    Pakistan Loans Fundraising
  • $15,125,250
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 90.0
    Pakistan Rupees (PKR) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A portion of Mumtaz's Group's $950 loan helped a member to buy cooking oil, spices, etc., for a grocery store business.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
13 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jan 23, 2012
Feb 1, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jan 15, 2013