A loan of $1,050 helped a member to purchase a bull-calf.

Kulsun's Group's story

Kulsun is the leader of this group. She is 53 and married to beekeeper. She has raised three daughters and a son with her husband. Her son serves in the army, her youngest daughter graduates school this year, and her other two daughters are married and live with their families. Kulsun works as a teacher in the Education Centre, where she teaches children how to sew clothes. In order to contribute additional money to her family's budget she sells 9-10 liters of milk every day (for 9 soms per liter). Through this business, she earns 2000 soms. With the money gained from milk sales Kulsun purchases livestock to breed. She is requesting this loan to purchase a bull-calf to breed. In the future, Kulsun wants to see her son get married.

--- 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 institution 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: Kulsun, Rahat, Dinar

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