A loan of $1,625 helped to paint the walls, provide electricity, and to buy new plastic furniture and crockery.


M. Akmal's story

M. Akmal is a 42-year-old, married man, living in the area of Lahore, Pakistan. He is the father of a son and daughter. He is very hard-working and honest person. He owns a small restaurant in which he offers types of delicious foods. He offers breakfast, lunch, and dinner to the common people. He has been running this restaurant for many years, generating reasonable income for his family. He cooks delicious food for the restaurant and the people like to eat from his restaurant. The condition of his restaurant is not good, scratched walls, low sitting arrangements, a dark room, and there is no electricity available. The customer has to face these problems and they feel hesitation to come inside the restaurant. He does not want to disappoint his valued customers. M. Akmal wants to establish his restaurant in the form of a redecorated restaurant. He wants to paint the walls, provide electricity, and buy new plastic furniture and new crockery. Therefore, M. Akmal requested a loan from Kiva’s field partner, BRAC Pakistan, so that he can maintain his restaurant in good condition and it can be attractive. M. Akmal thanks Kiva and appreciates the warm support from his supporters.



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