A loan of $900 helped a member to purchase livestock.


Batyi's Group's story

Batyi is the leader of this group. She is 54 and married; her husband went to work in Russia. Batyi has raised two daughters and a son; the daughters are married and the son studies at university.

In order to earn additional money to meet their daily needs, Batyi breeds livestock; her son helps her in this activity. With the profits gained from reselling livestock, she was able to build a sauna near the house. With money received from the loan, Batyi wants to purchase livestock for breeding. In the future, she wants to see her son get wed.

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 "P" 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: Batyi, Fatima, Nazima
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