A loan helped to buy different kinds of goods, needles, laces, buttons, threads, pieces of cloth, machine oil for her sewing business.


Kathreen's story

Kathreen is an entrepreneurial woman living in Rawalpindi, Pakistan, with her family. Her husband has been working in the railway factory for many years Asmaa is providing sewing services and earns an income to contribute with her husband to manage the household.

She is needs different kinds of goods like needles, laces, buttons, threads, pieces of cloth, machine oil for her business, but due to insufficient financial means she is unable to purchase these accessories.

Therefore she has applied for a Kiva loan from its field partner BRAC Pakistan. This loan will enable her to purchase these above accessories and also be helpful for her to increase the monthly sales and profit by providing better sewing services.

Kathreen is very thankful to Kiva and BRAC Pakistan.


This loan is special because:

It provides financial services in some of the poorest parts of Pakistan.



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