A loan of $1,550 helped a member to purchase cattle.


Elmira's Group's story

Elmira is the leader of this group. She is 44 and unfortunately she is a widow. She has four children: three daughters and a son. The son and the youngest daughter study at school and the other two daughters are employed. In order to earn money for her livelihood, Elmira cultivates wheat and beets. She is also engaged in cattle breeding. Selling dairy products, she earns additional money to meet her daily needs. With money received from the loan Elmira plans to purchase more cattle for breeding. In the future she wants to provide her younger 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: Elmira, Elvira, Syrga, Kenjeke


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