A loan of $225 helped to open a shop for her husband's work..


Zakia's story

Zakia is 48 years old and lives in Rawalpindi, Pakistan. She is a responsible mother of three sons. She belongs to a very poor family. Her husband collects and sells waste materials to recycling factories as the only source of income for his family. He is a very hard-working person. Zakia's husband wants to open a shop for his work. However, due to the lack of money he finds it difficult. Therefore, Zakia has requested a loan from Kiva's partner BRAC Pakistan to help her husband to open a shop. Zakia is so thankful to Kiva.



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