A loan of $800 helped a member to buy iron sheets and other material to make iron boxes.


Shakila Bibi's Group's story

Shakila bibi is a 24-years-old lady who owns and operates a sewing business at her home. She sews clothes for her neighboring clients and relatives and generates income for the family. Her family consists of four more members, including three daughters and a husband. Her daughters are very young and stay at home. Her husband is a very skilled person, involved in making iron boxes which are used to keep things like bed-sheets, clothes, etc. He has been doing this business for many years. In his years of experience, he has obtained a good reputation among his customers for his good work. He receives good orders from them and earns good income after finishing the orders on time. Shakila has requested for a loan from Kiva partner Asasah for her husband’s business. He will use the loan to buy iron sheets in bulk and other material for preparing the iron boxes. Shakila is very sure about her husband’s business success after this loan investment.

In this group: Shakila Bibi, Safia Bano, Razia, Nasreen Akhtar, Jamila Bibi
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