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Nusrat is a 40-year-old housewife. She lives in Lahore, Pakistan. She is a mother of seven children. Her husband is an auto mechanic by profession. He owns a mechanic shop in the market, which is the only source of income for the family.

Presently, he wants to purchase auto repairing tools for his shop to continue his work professionally. However, due to a lack of funds he finds it difficult. Therefore his wife Nusrat has requested a loan from Kiva's partner BRAC Pakistan so that she can help her husband to purchase tools and continue his work more efficiently. With the profit amount her husband wants to grow his business in the future. Abida is very thankful to Kiva and BRAC Pakistan.

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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
  • 318
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    Pakistan Loans Fundraising
  • $16,524,375
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 106.1
    Pakistan Rupees (PKR) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $250 helped Nusrat to purchase auto repairing tools.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
12 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Sep 23, 2013
Oct 12, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jul 17, 2014