A loan of $1,000 helped a member to buy more wheat to resell.


Salma's Group's story

Salma baji is the wife of M. and a mother of one son. His name is Faisal and he is 10 years old. He is in 5th standard. Salma baji lives with her family in a small city named Chichawatni, Pakistan. She owns a two room brick house and has been living in it for the last 30 years. Her husband is a wheat seller and has been in this profession for the last 7 years. Salma baji is a housewife and prefers to do household work. She is applying for a loan to buy more wheat to expand her husband's business.

She is joined in her loan group by a few more members. Manzooran baji wants a loan to buy more video games for her video game shop. Hajra baji wants a loan to buy cigarettes for her cigarette shop. Rukhsana baji wants a loan to buy wood to resell. Kalsoom baji wants a loan to repair her auto-rickshaw (a local three-wheeled vehicle).

This is a group loan. The loan funds will be distributed among the group members, each of whom will invest in her own business. The members mutually guarantee one another's loans. If one member does not repay, the other members are responsible.

In this group: Salma, Manzooran, Hajra, Rukhsana, Kalsoom
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