A loan of $775 helped a member to buy sewing machine for sewing clothing.


Jamila's Group's story

Jamila is a 44-years-old lady; she has been stitching clothes for the past several years. She stitches for the people of her community and uses the income received to support her entire family. Her sewing machine has become out of order. However, due to lack of savings and funds, Jamila is unable to meet with the daily demands of her customers. For this reason; she has requested a loan from kiva’s field partner BRAC Pakistan. She intends to use this loan amount to buy new sewing machine to create a means of increasing revenue, so she may generate a healthier source of income. Jamila hopes that this loan will prove positive and beneficial for her and will be the cause for getting more income. She thanks to kiva and field partner, BRAC Pakistan.

In this group: Jamila, Ayeshi, Shazia
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