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Fatima Bibi's Group
In this Group: Fatima Bibi, Naseem Bibi, Sakina Bibi, Khalida Bibi, Sakina Bibi, Rani Bibi, Rubina Bibi, Amna Bibi, Kaniz Bibi
Fatima bibi is 39 years old and married. She works doing sewing and embroidery to financially support her family. Her husband is also an embroidery expert who operates a business in the market. Fatima's husband is very skillful and his clients are very happy with his creative work. Fatima is also a very good housewife who performs her household duties very well.

Fatima is requesting a loan from the Kiva partner Asasah for her brother’s business. Her brother works as a tailor and she will use her loan to buy him a new sewing machine and thread so that he can complete client orders on time and increase his income. Fatima is very hopeful about the future success of her brother who is a very experienced tailor.

Additional Information

More information about this loan

Asasah offers products that are customized for its Muslim clients. This Qard Hassan product loan. also referred to as Qarz-e-Hasna (Al-Madad) in the Urdu language, is an interest free loan, usually offered to students or the very poor. For more information on Islamic microfinance, please click here.

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.

About Pakistan

  • $4,700
    Average annual income
  • 303
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    Pakistan Loans Fundraising
  • $15,642,300
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 91.8
    Pakistan Rupees (PKR) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A portion of Fatima Bibi's Group's $1,800 loan helped a member to buy a sewing machine and thread for her brother's tailoring business.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
13 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
May 24, 2012
May 28, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
May 17, 2013