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Aalishan's Group
In this Group: Aalishan, Nazeeran, Khursheed, Shazia, Shemeem Akhter, Robina, Iqbal , Khursheed, Anweri
Aalishan has requested loan from Kiva partner Asasah for her husband's clothes-selling business. With the loan investment, he will buy clothes in larger quantity and of greater variety that will allow him to fulfill his clients' needs and increase his sales and income.

Aalishan is the mother of seven children. Except for her youngest son, her children are enrolled in a local school and getting their education.

It is very difficult for Aalishan's husband to afford the living and education expenses of his children because his is the only income for the family.

Aalishan is hopeful that the loan will help him earn more income from his business and her family's financial conditions will be improved.

Additional Information

This is a Group Loan

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About Pakistan

  • $4,700
    Average annual income
  • 208
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    Pakistan Loans Fundraising
  • $17,686,425
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 90.1
    Pakistan Rupees (PKR) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A portion of Aalishan's Group's $2,350 loan helped a member to buy different varieties of clothes for a clothes-selling business.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
13 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jan 20, 2012
Feb 1, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jan 15, 2013