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Total loan: $450

Shameam Akhter

Gujranwala, Punjab, Pakistan / Services

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A loan helped to acquire raw materials such as needles, threads, buttons, and cloth.


Shameam Akhter's story

Shameam Akhter is a working woman who is the mother of three children. She lives with her family in a town in Gujranwala, Pakistan. For the last three years, Shameam Akhter has worked as a tailor in her locality. She is quite popular for her tailoring skills and over the years she has established a good clientele. Shameam Akhter's work brought her family out of a financial crisis that they had been facing before she began.

Shameam Akhter is requesting a loan from the Kiva field partner JWS Pakistan to purchase some raw materials such as needles, threads, buttons, and cloth. She currently lacks the financing to purchase these items. Shameam Akhter hopes to gain some additional revenue from her loan. She and her family are very appreciative of of Kiva and JWS Pakistan.