Shaheen has requested a loan from Kiva's partner, BRAC Pakistan, to expand her husband's transportation business by buying a new van. They are saving money for this purpose, and with the addition of the loan amount, they would be able to buy this van.
This will not only help expand their transportation business, but will also help increase their monthly income. Shaheen is very hopeful that the loan will be productive so that they can meet the basic necessities of their family and provide education to their children.
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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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