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A loan of $1,225 helped a member to buy spare parts to sell.

Shahla's Group's story

Shahla has applied for a loan from Kiva partner Asasah for the further expansion of her husband’s spare parts business. He started his business 10 years ago with a small investment. Now he is well established in his business but he needs continuous investment to purchase spare parts for his shop. He is a very hard worker with a good business sense. Shahla is hopeful that her husband’s business will bring more profits to him after making an investment into it.

She is a mother of five children. Two of her children are studying while her other three children are young and not of school-going age yet. Shahla is a very active and supportive lady who does her household responsibilities very well and tries her best to provide comfort to her family.

Note: In the photo, the lady with a book (called Asasah Passbook) is Shahla.

In this group: Shahla, Shahida Bibi , Tanzeela Bibi , Azra Bibi , Parveen Bibi

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