Her husband is a fruit seller and has sold fresh fruits from a shop in the nearby town for many years. He offers seasonal and fresh fruits to his customers. He has been feeding his family through income generated from the fruit shop.
Nowadays, the needs of his family have suddenly increased and he does not have other sources to cope with these needs, so he decided to expand his current enterprise. He wants to increase the stock on a daily basis so that he could generate maximum income out of the fruits sales.
Therefore, Kalsoom requested a loan from Kiva’s field partner BRAC Pakistan, so that her husband can buy extra seasonal fruits.
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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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