She has been engaged in cattle breeding and land cultivating since 1994. Turdubu and her family cultivate beans and potatoes and also run a farm with ten milk cows and 60 sheep. These activities allow them to earn about 6,000 KGS a month.
Turdubu plans to use her loan of 100,000 KGS to purchase milk cows, which will allow her to increase her milk and meat sales. With the revenues, she plans to help her son build a barn for the cattle and to reconstruct her house.
About Bai-Tushum and Partners:
Bai-Tushum and Partners uses Kiva funding to target the especially vulnerable population. Bai-Tushum and Partners is one of the leading microfinance institutions in Kyrgyzstan. As a reliable financial partner, Bai-Tushum contributes to the economic development of the Kyrgyz Republic through the delivery of microfinance services in rural and urban areas that lead to increased employment and meet the interests of its clients and investors.
About Bai Tushum Bank CJSC
Bai Tushum Bank CJSC is a microfinance bank in Kyrgyzstan offering clients a range of products including loans for business development, trade, production, leasing, mortgage, consumption and more. Its portfolio is mostly comprised of group loans that cater to the broadest population of clients. Kiva lenders’ funds help the bank expand its services in remote areas to impact even more vulnerable communities in Kyrgyzstan.