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Syeeda is a 48-year-old, married woman. She explains that she is a hardworking and diligent woman. Her husband works as a spray painter in an auto mechanic workshop.

Syeeda has requested a loan from Kiva's partner, BRAC Pakistan. With the loan proceeds, her husband would like to buy some new spray paints and spray materials such as a spray paint machine and chemicals. His current stock of materials is almost finished, so he will be able to continue his work with the help of this loan.

Because this is the only source of income for their family, the loan is very important to them. Syeeda is very thankful to Kiva.

Additional Information

More information about this loan

BRAC Pakistan focuses its work in some of the most underdeveloped parts of Pakistan, characterized by poor infrastructure and high levels of poverty. By supporting this loan, you are enabling access to finance for borrowers living in some of Pakistan's poorest areas.

About BRAC Pakistan

BRAC Pakistan is a subsidiary of BRAC, one of the world’s largest development organizations with a focus on microfinance and economic empowerment. It offers micro-loans designed to help small businesses, very poor clients and others, in addition to health and education services. Kiva’s flexible, zero-interest capital will enable BRAC to expand its outreach in underserved regions and to women who have had no access to microfinance services.

About Pakistan

  • $4,700
    Average annual income
  • 267
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    Pakistan Loans Fundraising
  • $17,714,550
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 98.2
    Pakistan Rupees (PKR) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $325 helped Syeeda to purchase vehicle paint-related materials for her husband's work.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
12 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Apr 25, 2013
May 7, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Mar 17, 2014