Amna has requested a loan from Kiva's partner, BRAC Paksitan, which she will use for her husband's business. The loan amount will help her husband to buy welding materials, such as iron rods, welding rods, soldering rods, and iron sheets. This supply of materials will help him to earn more income. Amna will spend the profit amount to meet the household expenses.
In their area, the major problem is load shedding (rolling blackouts), which affect the business of her husband. She hopes that this issue will resolve soon. She is thankful to Kiva.
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BRAC Pakistan focuses its work in some of the most underdeveloped parts of Pakistan, characterized by poor infrastructure and high levels of poverty. By supporting this loan, you are enabling access to finance for borrowers living in some of Pakistan's poorest areas.
About BRAC PakistanBRAC Pakistan is a subsidiary of BRAC, one of the world’s largest development organizations with a focus on microfinance and economic empowerment. It offers micro-loans designed to help small businesses, very poor clients and others, in addition to health and education services. Kiva’s flexible, zero-interest capital will enable BRAC to expand its outreach in underserved regions and to women who have had no access to microfinance services.
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