Tamara is from Tajikistan. It’s a country where one can disconnect from the noise and appreciate the beauty of nature since its scenery is very beautiful. She loves her country very much. She is 50 years old. She is a widow and has 3 children. To make a living, she sells food items at a stand. She has been engaged in her business for 10 years. She lives in the village and that’s why all of her neighbors are her customers. She is requesting a loan of 5,000 somoni which will be used to buy more food items to sell.
She plans to use the additional revenue generated from the business to improve the general living conditions of her family.
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.