Her husband has been selling fresh seasonal fruits for many years in his hometown. He uses a four-wheel manual cart for selling, like a hawker. Due to the freshness of his fruit, he has acquired a regular list of customers and makes enough to contribute to the family income. Due to his reputation, the demand for his fruit has increased and by noon his stock has run out.
Farah is receiving a loan for her husband’s fruit selling business so he will be able to buy fruit in greater quantity and an equilibrium scale for weighing. Now he can sell fruit till evening and can generate more income by selling more fruit.
Farah wants to save the excess profit amount so she can utilize these savings for future sudden needs and for her children's education.
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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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