A loan of $1,550 helped a member to purchase a tailoring machine for her business.

Sumaira's Group's story

Sumaira is 26-year-old hardworking woman. She lives in Pakistan with her husband and two children. Her husband is an employee of a medicine factory. As his income is insufficient to meet the family's needs she is trying to help him by stitching clothes. She is a tailor.

Sumaira is a member of 7 person group and has requested a loan from Kiva's partner BRAC Pakistan to grow her business by purchasing a new tailoring machine. She hopes, with the help of the loan, to increase her net income and to be able to save for their future. She dreams of giving her children a quality education. She is very thankful to Kiva and BRAC Pakistan. Note: In the picture Sumaira raises her hand.

In this group: Sumaira, Anwar, Asma, Gulpari, Nasreen, Shabana, Kasusar

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