A loan of $475 helped to buy an ultrasound machine.


Sabra's story

Sabra is a 40-year-old widow, living in the area of Lahore, Pakistan. Her husband has died, and now she is living in her own house with her two sons and a daughter. She is a medical nurse by profession; she has been doing this job in a hospital for the past fifteen years. After the death of her husband, she began running a maternity center at her home. She is experienced and professional in her work. She has been dealing with many cases of pregnancy and has a very successful operation. She is a very famous nurse in her area, and the ladies have full confidence upon her abilities. Sabra wants to keep her stable reputation and wants to establish her maternity center. Therefore she has requested a loan from Kiva’s field partner BRAC Pakistan, so that she can buy an ultrasound machine and the latest medical instruments and equipment. Her daughter is getting a medical education from a medical institution, and she wants her daughter to do a medical course so that she could easily find a job in hospital. Sabra is very thankful to Kiva and its field partner, BRAC Pakistan.



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