A loan of $700 helped a member to purchase shawls.


Saryat's Group's story

Saryat is a 29-year-old woman. She lives in Rawalpindi, Pakistan. She is a mother of four children. Her husband’s salary is not enough to meet the household needs. Therefore, Saryat is running a small business to help her husband to generate some income. Saryat purchases new shawls for reselling at a profitable price. She is a very hardworking woman. The variety of shawls she sells is liked by everyone. Currently, her stock of shawls is almost finished. Therefore, she is interested in purchasing a variety of products in different colors for her business. For that purpose, she has requested a loan from Kiva's partner, BRAC Pakistan. This will help her to increase her net income and savings for the future. She will use the profit amount for the better education of her children. She is feeling very confident and satisfied after taking this loan because this amount will help her to manage the household expenses and to meet her children's education expenses.

In this group: Saryat, Zainab, Samira
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