A loan of $975 helped a member to purchase livestock.


Jursun's Group's story

Jursun A. is the leader of the group. She is 70 years old and married. Her husband is a pensioner. Ten years ago, with the initial investment of 10,000 KGS, Jursun and her husband started to breed livestock. With money received from the loan she wants to purchase three sheep in order to increase the number of livestock. With the rest of the money she will purchase paint to start repairing her house.

Aiganysh T. is the treasurer of the group. She is 53 and married. Her husband is a pensioner. Five years ago, with the initial investment of 15,000 KGS, Aiganysh and her husband started to breed cattle. With money received from the loan she wants to purchase hay for the cattle.

Ulan U., 35, is married. He has three sons and a daughter, all of whom go to school. Ulan works as a taxi driver and his wife is a schoolteacher. Two years ago, with the initial investment of 10,000 KGS, Ulan bought four sheep and started to breed livestock. With the money received from the loan he wants to purchase hay in order to feed the animals during the winter.

Elmart T. U. is 20 years old. He works as a taxi driver and also breeds livestock. With money received from the loan he wants to purchase five sheep for breeding, and part of the loan he will use to purchase auto parts for his vehicle.

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

This loan is brought to you by Mol Bulak Finance (MBF), a young, ambitious and socially-focused Micro-finance 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.

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In this group: Jursun , Aiganysh , Ulan , Elmart
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