F. Burhonjon is 41 years old. He is married with three children.
Burhonjon inherited his business and has already been involved in the confectionary business for 32 years. He specialises in producing confectionary such as lump sugar, and the national sweets known as “nabot” which is made of sugar syrop and cooked in a huge cauldron for several hours and then left for hardening up to 2 weeks. People say it is very healthy. This business is the main source of income for Burhonjon’s family and provides him with a stable business in which to support his family.
Burhinjon has been working with IMON since 2005. For the entire period he has never had any problems managing his loans. This time Burhonjon requests 600.00 US Dollars in order to purchase the input materials for his production such as flour, sugar. Part of the loan will also be used to improve his working conditions. Burhonjon is confident that he will be able to pay the loan back in 12 months.
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.