A loan of $1,450 helped a member to purchase cattle.


Damira's Group's story

Damira is the leader of this group. She is 56 and married to a teacher. Together with her husband she has raised three sons and a daughter. Ten years ago with an initial investment of 10,000 soms Damira purchased a cow. Her husband and the older son help her in cattle breeding. Every day Damira sells about 5-6 liters of milk, and in this way she earns about 2,000 soms per month. With money received from the loan she wants to purchase more cattle for breeding. In the future she wishes to open a small, nice shop. --- 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, Nurbek, Tilek, Kulumkan
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