Sukhbyamba is a 48-year-old married woman who has three children and lives in a small house which is located in an outer 'ger' district of Ulaanbaatar city, Mongolia. Her younger son attends a local institute in 4th year, so he has only one year to finish his institute.
Sukhbyamba is requesting 3,500,000 Mongolian Tugriks (MNT) to pay her son’s tuition fees. She really believes and hopes that her son will become a very well educated person and will support her in the future.
Transcapital is one of the leading non-bank financial institutions (NBFI) in Mongolia. Through 12 branches, it serves mainly urban and semi-urban microfinance clients, including a growing number of migrants in the capital city of Ulaanbaatar. Of its clients, almost 68% are women and 60% live in ger districts, settlements made up of houses and traditional Mongolian felt tents that lack basic infrastructure.