A loan helped her husband expand his hand loom business.
Jalpana, is a 34-years-old married woman residing in Nadia district,West Bengal. Her husband has a hand loom business. He collects raw thread from market, makes thread in finished material and fits the threads in Tana a part of Hand loom machine and makes sarees. She has a household of 4 members and a monthly income of INR. 8,200.
She wants to help her husband purchase thread in bulk to make and sell saris to customers and increase the family income. She has applied for a loan of INR. 25,000 from Gram Bikash, one of Milaap's field partners.
She and her family will be thankful to their lenders.
This loan is special because:
It provides business loans to women micro-entrepreneurs.