A loan of $425 helped to purchase rice, oil and salts and a couple of chairs to accommodate more customers.


Khalida's story

Ms Khalida is a 39-year-old married woman and a mother of three children. She has been running a food selling business with the support of her husband. She cooks and her husband sells to customers. She sells various dishes like rice, vegetables and chicken ‘nihari’ (the ultimate traditional curry, which became popular among the labor class as a regular breakfast item).

She initiated her business with the support of Kashf foundation five years ago. She is happy with their support and now applied for a loan of Rs 40,000. She intends to combine this loan with her saving to purchase needed ingredients such as stocks of rice, oil and salts and a couple of chairs to accommodate more customers. She shared her dream of improving her business by offering a more comfortable place where her customers can enjoy their delicious meals.



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