A loan of $1,100 helped a member to buy a new sewing machine and clothes for sewing & boutique business.

Shahida's Group's story

Shahida is very active and talented lady who performs her household duties very well. She also operates a clothes-sewing and boutique business to support her husband financially. She displays her dresses in her boutique which helps her attract more customers towards her work.

She is the mother of six children; the first three work while her three younger children are enrolled in a local school and getting their education.

Her husband is a rickshaw driver. He also operate a video shop through which he sells movies and DVDs.

Shahida has applied for a loan from Kiva partner Asasah for the further expansion of her own business. With the loan, she will buy a new sewing machine and some clothes that will allow her to make more dresses to display for selling and earn better profits.

She is very confident that her business will go in a positive direction after making an investment into it.

Note: "In the photo, the lady raising her hand is Shahida ".

In this group: Shahida, Hafizan, Najma Begum, Kalsoom, Zahida
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