A loan of $800 helped a member to buy clothes to sell.

Parveen Akhtar M.arshad Group's story

Parveen Akhtar baji is 41 years old and a married lady. She owns a two-room brick house and has been living in it with her family since last year. Parveen baji is married to a man whose name is M. A. and he is a driver by profession and drives an auto-rickshaw (a local three-wheeled motor vehicle).

Parveen baji is the mother of three kids: two sons and one daughter. All of her kids are getting an education from a school located near their home. Parveen baji is involved in a clothes-selling business. She buys clothes from famous cities (Multan and Faisalabad) and sells them in her native city. She has been doing this work for the past 10 years. Parveen baji does this work to share the financial burden of her husband and pay the school fees for her kids. She is applying for a loan to buy more clothes to sell.

She is the group leader for some more women from her locality. Irshad baji and Mumtaz begum baji each want a loan to buy fertilizer to sell. Khursheed baji wants a loan to buy cold drinks for her cold drink corner. Sugran baji wants a loan to buy beams for her shuttering business. Kalsoom baji wants a loan to repair her auto-rickshaw.

This is a group loan. The loan funds will be distributed among the group members, each of whom will invest in her own business. The members mutually guarantee one another's loans. If one member does not repay, the other members are responsible.

In this group: Parveen Akhtar, Irshad , Mumtaz Begum, Khursheed , Sugran , Kalsoom

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