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Perveen's Group
In this Group: Perveen, Nasra, Suraiya, Niaz, Khursheed
Perveen is married and is the mother of a son and a daughter. Her daughter works in a factory while her son is studying in the 9th class. Her husband is a rickshaw driver. He provides transport services to his passengers, which also include school children in his community.

Perveen is an embroidery expert. She prepares beautiful-looking embroidered clothes for her clients for reasonable rates. She is also a very good housewife and performs her household duties very well.

Perveen has applied for a loan from Kiva partner Asasah for the betterment of her embroidery business. With the loan, she will buy embroidery materials in bulk quantity to allow her to make different kinds of beautiful-looking embroidered clothes and increase her sales and profits. She is very confident that this investment will help improve her business and also the living standard of her family.

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

Additional Information

This is a Group Loan

In a group loan, each member of the group receives an individual loan but is part of a larger group of individuals. The group is there to provide support to the members and to provide a system of peer pressure, but groups may or may not be formally bound by a group guarantee. In cases where there is a group guarantee, members of the group are responsible for paying back the loans of their fellow group members in the case of delinquency or default.

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About Pakistan

  • $4,700
    Average annual income
  • 268
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    Pakistan Loans Fundraising
  • $17,407,625
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 86.6
    Pakistan Rupees (PKR) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A portion of Perveen's Group's $1,200 loan helped a member to buy embroidery materials.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
13 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Oct 14, 2011
Oct 21, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Oct 15, 2012