A loan of $1,200 helped a member to purchase two calves.


Fatima's Group's story

Fatima B. is the leader of this group. She is 44, married. Together with her husband, who has a profession as a Russian language teacher, she is bringing up two children; both of them are school pupils. Fatima works as a head of studies in the local school. Concurrently the family earns additional income from cattle breeding, which helps to satisfy their daily requirements. The loan purpose is to purchase two calves in order to increase their herd. Fatima’s partners: Jyrgal A. is the treasurer of the group. She is 38, married. Her family has a son. The main family income derives from cattle breeding; besides that, Jyrgal works as a school teacher. The loan purpose is to purchase 2 calves to expand their herd. Gulmira S., 38, is married. Together with her husband, she is raising three children. The family is engaged in trading, they own a foodstuffs shop. The loan purpose is to purchase drinks, cigarettes, and macaroni to expand their assortment of goods. Gulkayir D., 41, is married. Her husband earns money by working as a taxi-driver; the couple is raising two children. Besides that, the family gets income out of clothes selling. The loan purpose is to purchase more clothes for further resale. --- 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: Fatima , Jyrgal , Gulmira , Gulkayir
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