A loan of $1,125 helped a member to purchase a calf.


Kalinisa's Group's story

Kalinisa, 46, is the leader of this group. She is divorced and has a sixteen year old son. Her father, who is a retiree, helps her take care of her cow and calf. The profits have allowed her to renew her apartment. Seven years of hard work now bring 1,000 soms per month, from an initial capital investment of 12,000 soms. The purpose of the loan is to purchase a calf for fattening and resale. In the future, Kalinisa would like to open her own farm and supply milk products to the entire region. Kalinisa is also a geography teacher in the local high school.

--- 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: Kalinisa , Ainagul, Maksudakan


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