A loan of $1,400 helped to buy construction materials for resale.


Israr Ahmed's story

Israr Ahmed, from the beautiful city of Lahore, Pakistan, is 57 and has a partner and six children. A friendly, hard working and honorable person, he owns a construction material shop where he sells cement, bricks, sand and concrete, and provides sheltering services also.

Recently Isar Ahmed purchased a large quantity of bricks and has also been spending his savings to meet household expenses. Now he does not have sufficient money to buy other materials such as cement and sand. Therefore, he has requested a loan from Kiva’s field partner BRAC Pakistan so that he can buy the required construction materials.



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