A loan of $1,125 helped a member to purchase more vegetables to sell.


Gulnara's Group's story

Gulnara is the leader of this group. She is 43 and married to a taxi driver. She has two daughters and two sons. The daughters are married and the sons are at school. In order to earn money for their livelihood, she sells vegetables, potatoes, onions, carrot and oil. She has been in this business for twenty years; with the profits gained from the trade she repaired the house, purchased household furniture, etc. With money received from the loan she wants to purchase more vegetables to sell. In the future Gulnara wishes to improve the family’s welfare and to build a house for their sons.

--- 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: Gulnara, Aigul, Saltanat


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