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Akhtari Group
In this Group: Akhtari, Syeda Fatima, Anwari Khatoon
Akhtari is 36 years old and lives in Rawalpindi, Pakistan with her three children. She is part of a 3 member group and requested a loan from Kiva partner BRAC Pakistan.

She wants the financing to invest in a wholesale business as part of her husband’s wholesale company. As this company is the only source of income for their family, she wants to expand it through this financing and make her life happy.

She is very experienced and professional in her dealings and has been operating her business for the past three years. Akhtari is hopeful that the loan will be a successful one for them and bring positive changes in the life of their family.

Additional Information

More information about this loan

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.

This is a Group Loan

In a group loan, each member of the group receives an individual loan but is part of a larger group of individuals. The group is there to provide support to the members and to provide a system of peer pressure, but groups may or may not be formally bound by a group guarantee. In cases where there is a group guarantee, members of the group are responsible for paying back the loans of their fellow group members in the case of delinquency or default.

Kiva's Field Partners typically feature one borrower from a group. The loan description, sector, and other attributes for a group loan profile are determined by the featured borrower's loan. The other members of the group are not required to use their loans for the same purpose.


About Pakistan

  • $4,700
    Average annual income
  • 277
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    Pakistan Loans Fundraising
  • $14,699,975
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 105.9
    Pakistan Rupees (PKR) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A portion of Akhtari Group's $825 loan helped a member to pay for expansion of her wholesale business.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
12 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Sep 27, 2013
Oct 10, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Aug 22, 2014