A loan of $575 helped a member to purchase more vegetables.


Baktygul's Group's story

Baktygul is the treasurer of this group. She is 38 and married to a taxi driver. Together with her husband she brings up two sons and a daughter. The sons are in school and the daughter is not yet, she is preschool age (under seven).

Three years ago with an initial investment of 33,000 SOMS, Baktygul started to sell fruits and vegetables in the market. In this way she earns 4,000 SOMS per month. With money received from the loan Baktygul wants to purchase more vegetables for further resale. In the future with money gained from the trade Baktygul wants to purchase a vehicle for the family.

--- 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: Baktygul, Osmonkul, Chynarkul
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