A loan of $1,675 helped a member to purchase products and furniture for her beauty salon and garment shop.


Amina's Group's story

Amina is a 40-year-old divorced woman. She lives in Punjab, Pakistan with her 2 sons and 2 daughters. After her separation, she started her own business of a beauty salon and garment shop. She is the only parent of her children and she has so many responsibilities. She is a very hard-working and independent woman, who has to look after her house, children and her business as well. Amina's elder son is studying in collage while the elder daughter helps her mother in the business.

Amina as a member of an 8-person lending group has requested a loan from KIVA partner BRAC Pakistan for purchasing some furniture and cosmetic products like beauty kits, laser machines, a variety of facial creams etc. for her beauty salon. She will also purchase some clothes for her garment shop. With the profit amount she wants to expand her garment shop. She prays for her children's bright future.

In this group: Amina, Kalsoom, Tahzeem, Sadia, Robina, Rehana, Sughra, Yasmeen



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