A loan of $475 helped a member to purchase rare gems.


Sakeena's Group's story

Sakeena, 29, is a hardworking and diligent woman. She lives in Rawalpindi, Pakistan along her husband and two children. Her husband has been running a gemstone business for 10 years. He has a shop in the main market of the city. Sakeena has requested a loan from Kiva’s partner BRAC Pakistan.

With this loan, her husband wants to purchase new varieities of rare gemstones. This will attract more customers and his sales will increase. After getting the profit, Sakeena will pay the installments of the loan and save some money for the marriage of her children. As a member of a two-person group, Sakeena is very happy with this loan. She is raising her hand in the picture

In this group: Sakeena, Sobia



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