Nilendri is a 44-year-old widow living with her son and daughter-in-law. She runs a poultry farm in her village which is in Odisha, India. Her son helps her in her business, from which she earns 15,000 Indian Rupees (INR) per month. She sells these chickens to the butchers in the market near her village and even sometimes she sells directly from her poultry farm to the people who purchase chickens in bulk from her.
She has requested a loan of 40,000 INR for purchasing more chicks and medicines for them. She wants to increase her client base.
She has a very good relationship with her customers, as she fulfills their demand.
Important note about this loan
Due to Indian government regulations, if you fund this loan, you will not be repaid for at least 3 years. This borrower will likely repay your loan much sooner than that, in which case, the Field Partner may re-loan your funds to help other local borrowers. We want you to be aware of this minimum 3-year waiting period and the associated risks before making a loan to Indian borrowers on Kiva. Learn More >
About People's Forum
People’s Forum is a development organization based in Odisha, India that provides affordable loan products and support services to women. The organization distinguishes itself by reaching out to particularly marginalized groups, including leprosy-affected families, widows, single mothers, and disabled persons. People’s Forum will harness Kiva’s flexible, zero-interest capital to serve even more borrowers in one of the poorest regions of India.