A. Mavjuda is 33 years old. She is the loving mother of three children. Mavjuda has been divorced since 1999 and for all this time she has been supporting her family alone. Her parents are trying to help her, however, Mavjuda never asked her parents to assist her financially.
For the past 4 years Mavjuda has been selling clothing for women and kids in one of the local markets. Two times in a month she travels to Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan to purchase new goods. For the time of her trip her parents are looking after the kids. Mavjuda tries to have so wide range of goods in order to meet the requirements of clients with various tastes and incomes .
Today Mavjuda requires 2000.00 Somoni (600.00 US Dollars). This is her first loan; however, she is sure that she shall pay the loan in 12 months. Mavjuda is planning to purchase the new clothing for women to expand her business; so that she can have the money for her children's education.
About IMON International
IMON International (IMON) is a micro-deposit organization in Tajikistan that provides entrepreneurs with access to high quality financial products and services, including business loans, agriculture loans, consumer loans and micro-leases. Aiming to alleviate poverty, the organization helps unbanked individuals establish businesses in different sectors, including manufacturing, agriculture and service. Kiva lenders’ funds will help the organization to expand its outreach to even more entrepreneurs, farmers and traders in Tajikistan.