A loan of $825 helped a member to buy pesticides to expand her husband’s business.


Parveen M. Aslam Group's story

Parveen baji has been a citizen of Vehari, Pakistan, for the past nine years. Her husband’s name is M. A. and he has a pesticides-selling business. He has been doing this work for the past four years. Parveen baji operates a clothes-sewing business. She does this work to share the financial burden of her husband. She is applying for a loan to buy pesticides to expand her husband’s business.

Parveen baji is the group leader of three another women from her locality. Hajran baji wants a loan to buy pesticides to sell. Nazia baji wants a loan to buy supplies (lentils, cooking oil and spices) for her food-selling business. Suraiya baji wants a loan to buy groceries for her grocery shop.

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, Hajran , Nazia , Suraiya
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