A loan helped to purchase accessories like crystal beads, buttons, pearls, stones, and laces.


Shakila's story

Shakila is a 39-year-old married woman living in an undeveloped area of Sheikhupura, Pakistan with her husband and three children. She is a talented designer as well as an artistic embroiderer who has been working in this type of business for the past five years. She produces different clothing designs and embroidery. She is well known in her town. All of her clients are very satisfied with her work and designs.

At the moment, she wants to borrow money from JWS Pakistan to purchase new textiles and accessories like crystal beads, buttons, pearls, stones, and laces to increase her productivity and meet her customers' demands. She tends to achieve more improvements and enhancements in her life to reach her goals, particularly financial-wise, and help her family.

She is thankful to Kiva and JWS Pakistan.


This loan is special because:

It helps women entrepreneurs grow their small businesses.



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