A loan of $850 helped a member to purchase two tons of coal for the winter season.


Saira's Group's story

Saira is the leader of this group. She is 63 years old and married to a retiree. Together with her husband, Saira breeds cattle. They started this business 35 years ago and, with the profits gained from reselling cattle, Saira was able to pay for her children’s education. She applied for this loan because she needs money to purchase two tons of coal for the winter season. In the future Saira wishes to build a new house for her son. --- 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: Saira, Akylbek, Shaiyrbubu
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