A loan of $1,575 helped a member to purchase beehives to expand the business.


Zeinep's Group's story

Zeinep, the leader of this group, is 40 years old and married to a beekeeper. They are raising two daughters, one of whom is attending school while the other is of preschool age.

Two years ago, with an initial investment of 17500 soms, the family started a beekeeping business, with Zeinep selling honey. Currently earning about 5000 soms per month, she has applied for a loan to help in the purchase of more beehives. In the future with the profits gained from selling honey, Zeinep wishes to start building a house.

--- 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: Zeinep, Bakytbek, Baktygul, Jyparkul
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