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Total loan: $275
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Haleema

Pakistan
Kasur, Pakistan / Embroidery

A loan of $275 helped to purchase spools of threads in various colors with the packs of sequins, pearls, and glittering material for embellishment.


Haleema's story

Ms Haleema is 29-year-old married woman and the mother of four children. For the past three years, Haleema has been running a business of hand-embroidery. She started her own business to support her family; prior to this, her husband was the only bread winner. With the passage of time, she has become famous in her community for providing unique embroidery patterns. This has all happened due to her courage and determination.

Because of her work, she is respected in her home. She helps her husband in all family, as well as financial, matters. While talking to the Kashf officer, she shared the feeling of achievement she got by sending her children to school for studies. She has some savings, and applied a loan of Rs 25,000 to purchase spools of threads in various colors and packs of sequins, pearls, and glittering material for embellishment. She is in her second loan cycle, with a good repayment history.

She expects a boost in her business income as she expands her business. She is very thankful to Kashf for its support.



Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Disbursed date: January 7, 2013
Facilitated by Field Partner: Kashf Foundation

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Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Disbursed date: January 7, 2013
Facilitated by Field Partner: Kashf Foundation