A loan of $450 helped to purchase one more sewing machine for her husband's tailoring business.

Asiya's story

Asiya is 31 years old and a housewife. She lives in Lahore, Pakistan. She is the mother of three children. She belongs to a poor family. She is facing many hurdles to support the life of her family.

Her husband is the only income-earning person in the family. He is a tailor by profession. He has excellent tailoring skills. His customers appreciate his work. He needs to purchase one more sewing machine, to enable him to complete the orders of customers on time. By purchasing one more machine, he will be able to satisfy his customers more efficiently. Therefore his wife, Asiya, has requested a loan from Kiva's partner BRAC Pakistan. She will use the loan to help her husband, by buying the sewing machine he needs. She hopes that this loan will prove beneficial for her. She is very thankful to Kiva and BRAC Pakiatan.

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