Shano is a 29-year old married woman. She starts a business of selling animals with the help of her husband. She buys calves at low prices, brings them up and then sells them in the market at higher prices. She makes enough through her business to contribute to the family’s income. She also sells milk to generate extra income. She needs to improve her business to offset her household expenses. For this reason, she contacted Kashf Foundation and applied for a loan of PKR 50000 to purchase more calves. She is very experienced and has good contacts in the market. With this loan, she will definitely expand her business and earn more income.


This loan is special because:

It helps entrepreneurial women work towards economic equality.

A loan of $500 helped to purchase more calves to increase her sales.


14% paid back as of June 2017