A loan of $350 helped to procure stitching inventory such as cloth, threads, pearls, laces and buttons.


Firdous Gulshan's story

Firdous Gulshan is a married lady and lives with her husband and three children in Gujranwala, Pakistan. She is 37 years old and a tailor by profession.

She started her tailoring business in the year 2015 and she continues to operate it. She is a skillful tailor who brings the best to her clients. She has been able to support her family from this business and pay her children's school fees. One challenge she often faces is the lack of material to meet her sale orders.

With this loan, she will buy materials to make clothes and position her business to offer better services.

Firdous Gulshan is very grateful to Kiva and JWS Pakistan for their help.


This loan is special because:

It helps women entrepreneurs grow their small businesses.



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