A loan of $425 helped a member to buy salt, cooking oil, sugar, flour, rice, candies, bubbles, etc. for her husband's store.


Um E Habiba's Group's story

Um e Habiba is a 33-year-old housewife. She lives with her husband and three children in Punjab, Pakistan. Since 2007, her husband has had a general store and he works very hard to meet his family needs. He needs additional capital for the growth of his business. For that, his wife, Um e Habiba, as a member of two-person lending group, has requested a loan from Kiva's partner, BRAC Pakistan. With the loan money, her husband will purchase salt, cooking oil, sugar, flour, rice, candies, bubbles, etc. for his general store, to satisfy his clients more professionally as well as to increase his savings, for the better future of his children. Um e Habiba and her husband are very hopeful that the loan will be a lucky and productive one for their family. Um e Habiba is thankful to Kiva and BRAC Pakistan.

In this group: Um E Habiba, Misbah
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