Nazareth Group (B)
Hoichin is a weaver and she is also engaged in all possible income-generating activities. Sand sieving, farming, and vegetable selling are also her activities to make an income and support the family. With the help of the Kiva education loan, she will pay for her son's admission fees, textbooks, stationery, and other annual expenses for the year. She says that educating her kids is her main focus and will work very hard to repay the loan on time. The rest of the group members will also pay for their kids' education expenses and they all are grateful towards Kiva and thanks Kiva very much.
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This loan is part of WSDS's education program, designed to finance school expenses such as tution, books, stationary, transportation and fees for students from poor and low income families. Funds can be used for partial or complete payment of school expenses. By supporting this loan, you're enabling access to education for students with limited options.
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 >
WSDS-Initiate is an inclusive nonprofit that works with women across all tribes and minority communities in Manipur, located in the remote northeast region of India. Most organizations concentrate their work in the plains region of Manipur, but WSDS is among the very few organizations serving women in the isolated hills. Political unrest and frequent economic blockades in the area make it very difficult to provide services, resulting in Manipur having the lowest penetration of financial services in the country.
This is a Group Loan
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This loan has been fully funded!