A loan of $1,350 helped a member to purchase fuel and to pay for tractor driver's services.


Damira's Group's story

Damira is the leader of this group. She is 43 and married to a farmer. Damira is a heroic mother. Together with her husband, she brings up nine children. The older children are employed, the two younger daughters are preschool age and the other children study at school. Seven years ago with an initial investment of 3000 soms, the family started to cultivate agricultural products. By selling some part of the harvest, the family earns about 2,000 soms per month. With money received from the loan, Damira wants to purchase 35 liters of fuel to use in collecting potatoes and to pay for the services of a tractor driver. In the future with the profits gained, Damira plans to purchase furniture to improve their living conditions.

--- 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: Damira, Elmira, Adylbek, Eldiyar
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