A loan of $650 helped a member to buy groceries for grocery store business.


Perveen's Group's story

Perveen is a very supportive lady. She runs a grocery store at her home and sells daily use items to her community clients. She is also a very good housewife and does her household responsibilities effectively. She has very good administrative abilities and runs the expenses of her home very well. She lives with her family in a three room brick house in Lahore, Pakistan. Lahore is Pakistan’s 2nd largest city and known for its history and culture. She has been living there in the area of Yohanabad for the past 15 years. She is the mother of 4 sons and a daughter. She knows the importance of education very well and that’s why she has enrolled four of her children at a local school and they are getting their education. Her eldest son didn’t show interest in education and started working in a factory. Her husband’s name is Y. M. and he works in a government organization on a meager income. She has applied for a loan from Kiva partner Asasah for her grocery store business. With the loan, she will buy groceries like spices, sugar, lentils, cooking oil, etc. in bulk quantity to sell. She started this business 2 years ago and hopes that the loan investment will bring more profits. She is a new loan applicant of Asasah and hopes that it will bring positive financial results for her business.

In this group: Perveen , Bashiran, Zeenat, Abida
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