A loan of $2,225 helped a member to purchase a variety of cosmetic products to sell.

Samina's Group's story

Samina is a 40-year-old married and hardworking woman. She lives with her family in the remote area of Punjab, Pakistan. Her family consists of her husband and 3 daughters. All of her daughters are studying while the husband helps her with her business. Samina has a small business. She sells beauty products like perfumes, a variety of creams, manicure/pedicure products, etc. She believes that her business is doing well because she is very kind to her customers and offers them quality products. For that purpose, Samina, as a member of a 10-person lending group, has requested a loan from Kiva partner, BRAC Pakistan. With the profits she will pay her house rent and invest more in her sales business. She dreams for her business' growth and her children's good future. She wishes her best to Kiva.

Note: In the picture, Samina is holding a passbook in her hand.

In this group: Samina, Ameer, Mukhtiar, Gul, Munawara, Razai , Shameem, Nasreen, Saima, Shamshad
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