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Mukhtara lives in Lahore, Pakistan. She is a responsible mother of eight children. Her husband owns an artificial jewellery shop, which is the only source of income for the family.

Mukhtara's husband wants to purchase a variety of jewellery for the shop, such as bangles, necklaces, rings and bracelets. Therefore, Mukhtara has requested for a loan from Kiva's partner BRAC Pakistan to purchase artificial jewellery for her husband's shop. She is hopeful that the loan will be productive for the business.

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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 Pakistan

BRAC 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.

About Pakistan

  • $4,700
    Average annual income
  • 277
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    Pakistan Loans Fundraising
  • $14,714,500
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 98.9
    Pakistan Rupees (PKR) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $325 helped Mukhtara to purchase a variety of jewellery for her husband's shop, such as bangles, necklaces, rings and bracelets.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
11 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jun 14, 2013
Jun 29, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Apr 16, 2014