A loan of $775 helped a member to buy clothes and embroidery material for embroidery business.


Razia's Group's story

Razia lives in the historic city of Lahore, Pakistan. Lahore is the second largest city of Punjab and known for its history, gardens, culture and food. She has lived in the area named Ismail Nagar with her family in a 2-room brick house for the past 12 years. She is the mother of 2 sons and 2 daughters. All of them are enrolled in a local school and are getting their education. Razia is hopeful that they will complete their education and become successful in life. She is 32 years old and married to M. A., who is an embroidery expert. He operates his shop in the market and offers his clients his embroidery skills. Razia is also a caring and supportive lady by nature. She supports her family financially by selling clothes. She purchases clothes from the AnarkA. and Azam markets, which are famous clothes markets in the city of Lahore, and sells to her neighborhood clients for profit. Razia has applied for a loan from Kiva partner, Asasah, to further improve her husband’s business. With the loan, he will purchase clothes and embroidery material, such as beads, colored thread, etc., in bulk, and will also hire a worker who will assist him in completing his work. He has been operating this business for the past 10 years. Razia is confident about his business growth after the loan investment. She is a regular loan user of Asasah, and this is her 5th loan application. In previous loan years, she has maintained a good credit behavior and never missed any meeting.

In this group: Razia , Mahreen, Shabana, Shahida
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