Gulchehra is a woman who likes to work very hard. She is very kind and persistent. Some years ago she went to Russia to find a job. She worked there for years, but didn't like it. She returned to her town and decided to organize own business. Gulchehra studied a course called "To get success in business," and now she has some skills for organizing business dealings.
Nowadays she is going to organize her own business selling dried fruits as "kuraga". She is a divorcee who is bringing up four daughters alone. Gulchehra has very difficult life. Please, help her to organize her business and improve her living.
More information about this loan
This loan is part of IMON International's startup loan program called Sarchashma ("spring" in the local language). Sarchashma loans are tailored to women who have feasible business ideas but lack the funds to get started. In addition to credit, these women also receive special training from the National Association of Business Women of Tajikistan to develop business plans. They also have the opportunity to participate in IMON's "Woman Entrepreneur, Get Ahead" program, a three-day intensive training course. By funding this loan, you are supporting borrowers who have limited options to start and grow small businesses. This has the potential to alleviate the effects of poverty, significantly improving borrowers' incomes and their families' quality of life.
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.