Jay Ganesh Shg Group
With this loan, Sabita will buy more light bulbs in bulk because they are cheaper and expand the business. Together, she and her husband will be able to increase their savings and buy a proper shop in the near future. In the meantime, she also hopes to use the profits to help her daughters get a good education and become strong, independent women.
The other women in Jay Ganesh SHG group are using their loans for small shops and cattle farming in Sabita's village.
Important note about this loanDue to Indian government regulations, if you fund this loan, you will not be repaid for at least 3 years. This borrower will likely repay your loan much sooner than that, in which case, the Field Partner may re-loan your funds to help other local borrowers. We want you to be aware of this minimum 3-year waiting period and the associated risks before making a loan to Indian borrowers on Kiva. Learn More >
About People's Forum
People’s Forum is a development organization based in Odisha, India that provides affordable loan products and support services to women. The organization distinguishes itself by reaching out to particularly marginalized groups, including leprosy-affected families, widows, single mothers, and disabled persons. People’s Forum will harness Kiva’s flexible, zero-interest capital to serve even more borrowers in one of the poorest regions of India.
This is a Group Loan
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