A loan of $1,400 helped a member to purchase carrots and potatoes.

Gulnara's Group's story

Gulnara A. is the leader of the group. She is 46, and married. Her husband makes money by doing construction works. The family has 6 children; the eldest son and the daughter work in Russia, another daughter is married, the second son makes his living by working as a builder, and the youngest daughter is a schoolgirl. The family enlarges their budget by farming. The loan purpose is in purchasing 1 ton of potatoes and 500 kg of carrots. In the future Gulnara is planning to develop the business, and to redeem the rented land.

Batma S., 48, is married. She has 5 children. The family raises money by selling potatoes. Batma’s spouse earns additionally by working as a builder. The loan purpose is to increase goods circulation in order to improve business profitability.

Samat A., 22, is married. With his parents, he is engaged in cattle breeding. With money received from the loan he wants to purchase farm animals for breeding.

Ainura A., 27, is married. Her husband currently works in Russia. She has a son. Ainura breeds livestock to make money. The loan purpose is to purchase 4 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
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In this group: Gulnara, Batma, Samat, Ainura

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