She is a mother of 5 children and is motivated to provide for her family. To cope with the increasing demand of her customers, she requested a loan from Kiva’s field partner BRAC Pakistan to purchase stocks of leather. She hopes to get a boost in her earnings through her large sales. She is in her first loan cycle, and she assures us that she will show an excellent repayment behavior. She wishes to utilize a portion of the revenue to provide a quality education for her children.
Shamshad says thank you to Kiva and to its field partner 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 PakistanBRAC 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.
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