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Shazia's Group
In this Group: Shazia, Nasreen, Akbari, Naseem, Shazia, Razia, Sajida
Shazia, 34, is married and the mother of two young children who don’t attend school. Shazia is a very caring woman who stays at home as a housewife and does her household responsibilities. She is raising her children with great care and discipline.
Her husband is an electrician by profession and operates an electric shop in the community market where he services electric items and provides repairing services to the customers. He is well-known among his customers for his work and good behavior. He has been operating his business for over eight years.
Shazia has requested a loan from Kiva partner Asasah for her husband’s business. With the loan, he will buy electric items such as bulbs, tube lights and some repairing tools to help make his work more effective. Shazia is very hopeful that the loan would improve the financial position of her husband’s business.

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
  • 429
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    Pakistan Loans Fundraising
  • $15,128,300
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 90.7
    Pakistan Rupees (PKR) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A portion of Shazia's Group's $1,500 loan helped a member to buy electric items and repairing tools.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
13 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Apr 16, 2012
May 1, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Apr 17, 2013