A loan of $425 helped a member to purchase lemons and mandarins.


Gulmira's Group's story

Gulmira T. is the leader of this group. She is 38 and married to a constructor. Together they are bringing up a daughter and a son. In order to earn money to meet the family needs Gulmira sells convenience goods, fruit, and vegetables. She started this activity seven years ago with the initial investment of 10,000 soms. She earns about 3000 soms per month. Gulmira hopes to obtain the loan because she needs money to increase the variety of goods. Gulmira wants to purchase mandarins and lemons for resale. In the future she hopes to save money and start building a sauna at home. --- 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: Gulmira , Chinara, Baktygul
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