A loan of $1,075 helped a member to purchase cosmetic products like lipsticks, facial creams, etc for her beauty salon.


Lubna's Group's story

Lubna is a 22-year-old woman who lives in Pakistan with her husband. She is having one son. Her husband is a taxi driver whose income is too low to cover their household expenses. Since 2011, Lubna has been running a beauty salon. As a member of a five-person lending group, she has requested a loan from Kiva's partner BRAC Pakistan to purchase cosmetic products like lipsticks, facial creams, etc. for the salon. With the profits, she wants to renovate her house and repay the loan. She wants to thank all the BRAC staff for being so co-operative.

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

In this group: Lubna, Ghazala, Noreen, Nazeeran, Razia
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