A loan of $675 helped a member to purchase tea packs, milk and chairs for tea hotel.


Zaree's Group's story

Zaree is a group leader of a three-member group. She is a responsible housewife and has three children. She lives in Lahore, Pakistan with her family. Her husband owns a tea hotel in his comunity which is the only source of income for the family. His income is not enough to meet the household needs so he wants to grow his business. By doing so he will be able to increase his net income and savings which will at least help him to improve the present condition of his family. To help her husband purchase tea packs, milk and chairs, Zaree has requested for a loan from Kiva's partner BRAC Paksitan.

Nasreen is a group memeber of the same group. Since 2004, Nasreen has been running a beauty parlor in her house. She has excellent beautician skills. She wants to further grow her business so that she can increase her income. She has requested a loan amount of 20,000 PKR from Kiva's partner BRAC Pakistan. She will use the loan to purchase cosmetic products like make-up kits, eye shades, facial creams, hair proteins, masks and many other products for the growth of the beauty salon. She is hopeful that the loan will be productive for her business. She is thankful to Kiva and BRAC Pakistan.

In this group: Zaree, Nasreen, Mumtaz
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