A loan of $1,150 helped to buy pearls, sequins, and imported silk cloth for making headdress and garlands.

Ghulam Rasool's story

Ghulam Rasool is a young and kind 26-year-old young man. He is married and the father of a son and daughter.

He is a very hardworking and loves his family very much. He has his own business to have a regular income in the family. He makes headdresses and garlands for grooms. He started this business over five years ago. The headdresses are to be used for grooms and so are worn only for a single day, but the cost is high due to the expensive decoration on the headdresses. There is a lot of demand for headdresses and garlands because the marriage season is on peak at this time. He has many regular customers and also takes orders from other cities.

This seasonal business yields a good income for Ghulam Rasool. He wants to get extra profit during the marriage season and wants to offer more headdresses of various attractive designs. Now he wants to buy more raw materials for making headdresses and garlands in order to get extra profit. His family's needs are also increasing day by day and he needs to earn more money. This is why he came to BRAC Pakistan and wishes to obtain a loan from Kiva’s field partner’s BRAC Pakistan.

He hopes that this loan will prove beneficial and productive for his business as well as for his family. Ghulam Rasool says thanks to Kiva and its field partner BRAC Pakistan for this honorable support.

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