A loan of $450 helped a member to purchase more vegetables for resale.


Zaira's Group's story

Zaira, the leader of this group, is 31, married to a farmer, and the mother of two sons; the first son is at school and the second is yet too young to attend.

In order to earn money to meet the family's needs, Zaira sells fruits and vegetables in the market. She started this activity three years ago with an initial investment of 15000 soms and now earns 6000 soms per month. With money received from the loan, Zaira wants to purchase more vegetables for resale. In the future she wishes to save money to purchase a vehicle.

--- 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: Zaira, Roza, Nurzat
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