A loan of $1,500 helped a member to buy materials for decorative embroidery.

Shahida Muhammad Irfan Group's story

Shahida baji and her husband are very hardworking people. They have resided in a mid-size city named Riwind, Pakistan for the past five years. Her husband runs a decorative embroidery business. He earns income by taking orders from the cloth shops that he completes in 15 days. Shahida baji has goats at her house and she takes care of them but sometimes she helps her husband by making embroidery dresses.

She is applying for a loan to buy colored thread, clothing, and beads for her husband’s decorative embroidery business. She is the leader of a group of four other women from her locality. Zahida baji wants a loan to buy a donkey cart for loading. Jeeran baji wants a loan to buy beads, colored thread, and clothing for her decorative embroidery business. Suraiya baji wants a loan to buy clothes to sell. Parveen baji wants a loan to buy painted boxes to sell.

This is a group loan. The loan funds will be distributed among the group members, each of whom will invest in her own business. The members mutually guarantee one another's loans. If one member does not repay, the other members are responsible.

In this group: Shahida, Zahida, Jeeran, Suraiya, Parveen

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