A loan of $550 helped a member to purchase hay.

Karypjan's Group's story

Karypjan is the leader of this group. She is a resident of a small village called Bokonbaevo, which is located in the Isykul region in the northeast part of Kyrgyzstan. She is 50 and married to a farmer.

Five years ago, with an initial investment of 3,000 KGS, the family started to breed livestock. They started this business because of the need for funds to meet the family’s daily needs. By reselling livestock after fattening, Karypjan earns about 5,000 KGS per month.

With money received from the loan, she wants to purchase hay to feed the livestock during the winter season. In the future she wishes to see her son wed.

--- 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: Karypjan, Satybek, Mairamkul

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