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Mr. Abdul is a 45-year-old man who lives with his family in Lahore, Pakistan. Since 2005, Abdul has been running his own general store near his house. He sells daily usage products in the store.

He is an active borrower of BRAC Pakistan. He is currently in need of purchasing some products for his store including powdered milk, flour, rice, chips, oil, soap, candies, etc., but due to financial constraints, he finds it difficult. Therefore, he has requested a loan from Kiva's partner, BRAC Pakistan. This will help him offer a good and hygienic variety to his customers. He is very thankful to Kiva and BRAC Pakistan.

Additional Information

More information about this loan

This loan is part of BRAC Pakistan's effort to provide credit to entrepreneurs seeking to expand their small businesses. These are individuals who have limited access to loans because their requests are too large for typical microfinance, and they lack the collateral to borrow from commercial banks. By funding this loan, you will enable a small business owner to provide new services and create new employment opportunities.

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
  • 429
    View loans »
    Pakistan Loans Fundraising
  • $15,128,300
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 104.0
    Pakistan Rupees (PKR) = $1 USD
A loan of $2,425 helped Abdul to purchase milk, flour, rice, chips, oil, soap, candies, etc. to sell.
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Aug 22, 2013
Sep 2, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Oct 2, 2013