Fighting for a better future? We need your help.

Creating a more equitable world takes a lot of time and energy, but at Kiva we’re in it for the long haul. 100% of money lent on Kiva goes to funding loans. That means we rely on donations from people like you to make this work possible. For a limited time, if you donate $35 or more, a $25 bonus will be added to your account (you’ll get an email once it’s there).
Premal Shah, President & Co-Founder, Kiva
  • $25
  • $35
  • $50
  • Submit
  • Other

A loan of $950 helped to buy cell phones to sell to her customers.

Nergui's story

Nergui, 32, lives with her husband and three children in a small house that she owns in the Baganuur district of Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia's capital. Two of her children are in secondary school, while her youngest is in kindergarten. Her husband works for a mining company. Her brother-in-law operates a cell phone business and she works for him while planning to open her own cell phone sales and repair center. She is well known among locals for her quality work, and is committed to open her own business and someday have many customers. She is a hardworking and outgoing person, and says that "my children's education is very important. I have to work for their future." She is requesting a loan for MNT 1,250,000 to buy cell phones to sell to her customers.

Loan details

Lenders and lending teams

Loan details