A loan of $225 helped to purchase raw materials, such as packs of sequins, glittering material and some spools of thread in various colors, for her business.


Shakoori's story

Ms. Shakoori is a 55-year-old widow who has been in the hand embroidery business with her son for ten years. The man shown in the photo is Shakoori’s son. She started her business very small. She has maintained her business and attracted many customers, due to her courage and devotion. In order to improve her business productivity, she contacted a Kashf Foundation business development officer and thus was able to access quality micro-finance services, which have played a vital role in her business productivity. It has now grown to the desired level. Currently she is requesting a loan of 20000 PKR to purchase raw materials, such as packs of sequins, glittering material and spools of threads in various colors. She has been with Kashf for three years. She wishes to spend the part of her profits on the betterment of her family members.



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