A loan of $475 helped to buy ingredients, like oil, sugar and ghee, with which to make more sweets.

Safia's story

Ms Safia is a 46-year-old, married woman. She and her husband have been successfully running a business, making sweets, in a shop near their house. She has 20 years of experience in this field. Her husband also assists her by purchasing ingredients from the market, as he has built and maintained many contacts over the years.

Safia is a mother of two children and is motivated to provide her family with good-quality food, clothing and health care. She wants to grow her business, so she requested a loan of PKR 45,000, which she will use to buy packs of oil, sugar and ghee, with which to meet the increasing demand for sweets. She is expecting a boost in her earnings and dreams of expanding her business in the future.

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