A loan of $1,250 helped a member to purchase livestock animals.


Mastura's Group's story

Mastura N. is the leader of the group. She is 38, married, and has three children, all of whom attend school. Mastura works as a nurse and her husband went to work in Russia. Mastura also grows tobacco and breeds livestock animals for additional income. Three years ago with the initial investment of 4,000 soms, she bought four goats for breeding and now she has 20. With money received from the loan, she wants to purchase more livestock animals for breeding. In the future, she wants to provide her children with good education. Holishon K. is the treasurer of the group. She is 36 and works in the Department of Registration. Holishon has started to breed livestock; she hopes to obtain the loan to purchase five sheep for breeding. Olmahon T. is 45, married, and has five children. Olmahon works as a security guard at school and her husband is a post officer. Olmahon and her husband also breed cattle and grow tobacco. With money received from the loan, they want to purchase a cow for breeding. Gulchehra T. is 41, divorced, and has two sons; the first son is handicapped and the second attends school. Gulchehra works as a nurse; she also breeds livestock animals for additional income. With money received from the loan. she wants to purchase three sheep for breeding. --- 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 If you would like to support and learn more about Kyrgyzstan and microfinance in Central Asia, please join our Lending Team - Supporters of Kyrgyzstan – Mol Bulak Finance at http://kiva.org/team/kyrgyzstan. Members will get special updates and news from Kiva Fellows in Kyrgyzstan and from the MBF staff.

In this group: Mastura , Holishon , Olmahon , Gulchehra
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