A loan of $950 helped a member to buy another buffalo for dairy business.


Maqsoodan's Group's story

Maqsoodan is a resident of Jaranwala, which is a small city located in Punjab province of Pakistan and is famous for its agriculture industry. A caring lady, Maqsoodan carries out her responsibilities as a housewife and takes care of her children at home. She lives in a 2-room brick house with her family. Her family consists of four children, her husband and herself. She is married to R. A., who has a dairy business. He keeps some buffalos at home to get milk from them for selling to his customers. Maqsoodan helps him in getting milk and in taking care of his buffalos. She has 3 sons and a daughter. Two of them work and the younger ones attend school. Her eldest son works in the fields as well as work in a factory. The one next to him also works in a factory for a meager income. They contribute to their family financially from their earnings. Maqsoodan has applied for a loan from Kiva partner Asasah for her husband’s business. With the loan, her husband will buy another buffalo for his dairy business. The additional buffalo will help him to serve more customers and to earn more income. She is a regular loan user of Asasah and this is her 2nd loan application. In her previous loan year, she has built good credit behavior and never missed any meetings.

In this group: Maqsoodan , Arshad Bibi, Allah Rakhi, Razia Bibi, Rehana Kosar
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