A loan of $1,625 helped a member to pay for her son's education at university.

Aijan's Group's story

Aijan T. is the leader of this group. She is 42 and married. She has a son and three daughters. All the children are students. Aijan works as a librarian at a school and her husband is a taxi-driver. Eight years ago, with the initial investment of 20,000 soms, Aijan started to sell convenience goods at the market. She hopes to obtain the loan because she needs money to pay for her son’s education at university.

Toktogul J. is the treasurer of the group. She is 43 and married. She has two sons and two daughters. The first son works as a driver, the second is handicapped, and the daughters study at school. In order to make money, Toktogul sells fish and her husband works as a driver. Selling the fish, Toktogul makes 15,000 soms per month. With money received from the loan she wants to purchase more fish in order to increase the turnover of her business.

Naryngul J., 57, is married. Her husband is handicapped. She applied for the loan because she needs money to hire labor and start repairing her house.

Satkyngul A., 42, is married. She has two sons and two daughters. Her husband works as a welder. She applied for the loan in order to purchase building materials to start repairing her house.

Sonunbubu A., 58, is married. Her husband works a private driver. Sonunbubu hopes to obtain the loan because she needs money to pay for her grandson’s treatment (after a road accident).

--- Where Did This Loan Come From? ---

This loan is brought to you by Mol Bulak Finance (MBF), a young, ambitious and socially-focused Microfinance Institution in Kyrgyzstan.
MBF is strongly committed to the principles of sustainable development and upholds the triple bottom line – People (building human capital and taking care of its customers as well as society), Planet (keeping environmentally friendly) and Profit (earning revenue to expand autonomously). MBF is the only Microfinance Institute in Kyrgyzstan that delivers its services to customers 365 days a year. To learn more about MBF and view a Video presentation about the organization, please visit: http://www.kiva.org/about/aboutPartner?id=135

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In this group: Aijan , Toktogul , Naryngul , Satkyngul , Sonunbubu

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