M. Manzoor is a 61-year-old father of seven children. Now he has grown old and weak as well. Nowadays, most of the time he is sick; due to weakness, he cannot perform his duties regarding producing and selling milk. He wants to give his obligations to his younger son so that he can continue his forefather’s business. Before giving his obligations, he wants to maintain the cowshed and complete the herd. This is the reason he wants to buy an additional heifer to increase his herd.
This is M. Manzoor's first loan with BRAC and Kiva. With the loan amount, he will maintain the cowshed and will buy a heifer to increase the herd. He will be very happy after receiving this loan because the new heifer will cause his herd to grow.
He thanks Kiva and field partner, BRAC Pakistan.
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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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