Alam is the mother of a son and a daughter. Her son is a tailor while her daughter is studying. Her husband has a loading business. He puts the goods on his donkey cart and delivers them to their destinations.
Alam is very confident that the loan investment will be a productive one for her and will put a positive impact on her business.
Note: In the photo, the lady holding a book called Asasah Passbook is Alam.
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.
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