VFS provides sustainable income generation opportunities for underprivileged women in the villages. It extends credit and complementary financial services to households, entrepreneur and small business owners which create and sustain jobs, reduce poverty and empower their clients, particularly women. One such woman is Afsana Begum of Powakhali branch, Bihar. Afsana Begum, along with her husband Jubair Alam and 2 children had to go through endless struggle against poverty. Then Afsana came to know about VFS. VFS representative promised her all kinds of support including financial support to become an entrepreneur. She joined a joint liability group in her village and took a loan of Rs. 20000/- for the 1st time from VFS office to start a business of Haldi (Turmeric) processing. She is happy that her business is growing day by day. Now she is planning for a 2nd cycle loan. Her children are going to school. Along with this business she has bought a buffalo also. Now is happy to run the family smoothly. She expresses her gratitude to Village Financial to help her change her life.