A loan of $1,200 helped a member to purchase inventory for the grocery store.

Elmira's Group's story

Elmira B. is the leader of this group. She is 44 and married to a farmer. Together they bring up three children; two daughters and a son. All the children study at school. Four years ago with the initial investment of 25000 soms Elmira started to sell grocery products. She earns 5000 soms per month. This profit has made it possible for her to purchase furniture home and improve her living conditions. With the money received from the loan, Elmira wants to purchase more groceries goods: drinkings, cookies, sugar, milk products in order to increase the turnover of her business. In the future Elmira wants to provide her children a good education.

--- 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
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In this group: Elmira, Jyrgalbek, Gulsaira

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