A loan of $1,225 helped a member to purchase a variety of vegetables and dried fruit for her husband's business.


Ghulam's Group's story

Ghulam is a 25-year-old, hard-working housewife and a responsible mother of two daughters and a son. Since 2011, her husband has been running a vegetable and dried fruit shop. He is interested in purchasing dried fruit and vegetables from the market, but due to financial contraints, he has found it difficult.

To help her husband, Ghulam, as member of a six-person lending group (Ghulam's Group), has requested a loan from Kiva's partner BRAC Pakistan. The loan will allow Ghulam's husband to offer more varieties to his clients and increase his sales and net income. Ghulam desires of her family’s bright future.

Note: In the picture, Ghulam holds a passbook in her hand.

In this group: Ghulam , Shahida , Sumaira , Mehmooda , Gulfareen , Zohra
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