Bushra is a 48-year-old married woman, living in the area of Lahore, Pakistan. She is requested a loan for her husband’s fruit-selling business. Her husband owns a fruit shop in the community and participates in the household expenses. He likes to sell seasonal fruit, and right now he wants to buy oranges in large quantity to sell because it's their season and their price is very low.
Therefore, Bushra requested a loan from Kiva’s field partner so her husband can buy the oranges in bulk. She hopes that this loan will prove productive for her and she will soon be able to save a reasonable amount.
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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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