A loan of $2,250 helped a member to buy wool and thread for her carpet weaving business.


Hamida's Group's story

Hamida has applied for a loan from KIVA's partner, Asasah, for her carpet weaving business. She learned this art from her mother and now she has become very skilful in her work and receives a good number of orders regularly. With this loan investment, she will buy wool, thread and other raw materials for making better quality carpets and increasing her income.

Hamida's husband and her only daughter also work in the family business of carpet weaving. Hamida has been operating her business for many years and is confident that an investment will help make it more profitable.

Note: In the photo, Hamida is holding a book (called Asasah Passbook).

In this group: Hamida, Razia, Asma, Kishwer, Nasira, Akhtari, Fouzia, Naseem Kousar, Robina, Bushra, Abida
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