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Gazala is a 38-year-old, hardworking housewife. She is living in Rawalpindi, Pakistan with her husband and five children. Her husband is doing a job in a hospital and running his own mobile phone shop as well. This shows that he is really a hardworking person. He is the only person earning in the family.

Gazala has requested a loan from Kiva's partner BRAC Pakistan to help her husband to purchase some new mobile phones for his shop. He would purchase mobiles of high demand like Apple, Samsung, Nokia, etc. and then sell them at a profitable amount. Gazala is very hopeful for this loan and is thankful to Kiva lenders.

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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
  • 158
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    Pakistan Loans Fundraising
  • $17,354,175
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 98.6
    Pakistan Rupees (PKR) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $525 helped Gazala to purchase new mobile phone sets.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
12 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
May 29, 2013
Jun 9, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Apr 16, 2014