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Total loan: $400
Sahiwal, Punjab, Pakistan / Retail
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A loan helped to buy salt, biscuits and beverages.
Najma is a 47-year-old married woman. She has been successfully running a small general store with her husband, who is also shown in the photo. Her husband assists her by purchasing stocks of goods from the market as he has maintained many contacts over the years. Najma is the mother of three children and is motivated to provide her family with good quality food, clothing and health. She wants to grow her business. She has requested a loan of PKR 40,000 to buy packs of salt, biscuits and beverages to meet with the increasing demand at her store. Najma is expecting a boost in her earnings and dreams of expanding her business in the future.