A loan of $475 helped a member to buy a sewing machine for her daughter.


Parveen's Group's story

Parveen is at the age of 43, living in the area of Lahore, Pakistan. She has to work hard to feed her family. She is the mother of 2 sons and 3 daughters. Her husband is a vagabond and does not understand his responsibilities towards his family. To manage her household expenses, she owns a small tailoring business, with the help of her daughters, at her home. Parveen and her daughters have been sewing cloths for many years now. Her daughter grown young. Her daughter has been helping and learning tailoring arts with her, and now she has gotten a lot of experience. Parveen wants to buy a used Juki machine for her so that she can contribute to her income. Therefore, Parveen requested a loan from Kiva’s field partner, BRAC Pakistan, so that her daughter can do some extra tailoring work and contribute to the monthly income. Parveen wants to make some savings so that she can arrange the marriage ceremony of her daughters. Parveen says thanks to Kiva and its' field partner, BRAC Pakistan.

In this group: Parveen, Aneela
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