A loan of $1,000 helped a member to purchase nuts for resale.

Almakan's Group's story

Almakan is the treasurer of this group. She is 43 and married to a builder. Together with her husband, she brings up two daughters and a son, all of whom study at school. Almakan cultivates nuts and is engaged in livestock breeding. She started to breed livestock in 2007. With an initial investment of 3000 soms, she purchased a calf. If they need money to meet the family needs, they can sell some livestock. With money received from the loan, Almakan wants to purchase about 300kg of nuts in order to resell them at a higher price in spring. In the future, she wants to provide her children with a good education.

--- 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
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In this group: Almakan, Nargiza, Kurmanbek

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