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Total loan: $450

Hameeda

Kasur, Punjab, Pakistan / Manufacturing

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A loan helped to purchase spools of wool and yarns for meeting the demands of her customers consistently and fulfill her dream of giving her children the best education and health facilities.


Hameeda's story

Hameeda is a 51-year-old, married woman. She is a very dedicated mother of three children. She has been running a business of making wool and yarn which she uses in making hand-made sweaters and gloves, bed spreads, and caps. She has been supporting her family with the help of income from this business.

She has requested a loan amount of 70,000 PKR. She wants to purchase spools of wool and yarns for meeting the demands of her customers consistently and fulfill her dream of giving her children the best education and health facilities that she can afford.