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Tursun is 49 years old, a widow and raising two children. Her children are not of age yet, and this is why she is the sole provider for the family. Tursun has been working at a telecommunications organization for over 15 years and earning a small salary. She decided to organize her own business to improve the family's welfare. With this goal in mind, she completed the "Achieve Success" course, organized by the Association of Business Women, and obtained a certificate. She wants to start a business of buying and selling livestock. She plans to use the resulting income to improve her life conditions. Tursun is requesting a loan in the amount of 500 somoni to buy livestock in order to organize her new business. She relies on your kindness.
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Турсуну 49 лет. Она вдова и на воспитании имеет 2 детей. Ее дети несовершеннолетние и поэтому она единственная кормилица в семье. Более 15 лет она работает в телекоммуникационной организации и получает маленькую зарплату. Она решила организовать бизнес для благо получения семьи. С такой целью она обучилась в курсе «Добейся успеха» организованный Ассоциация Деловых Женщин и получила сертификат. Она хочет организовать бизнес купле продажей скота. От полученного дохода она планирует улучшить условию жизни. Она запрашивает займ на сумму 500 сомони для покупки скота, чтобы организовать новый бизнес. Она ждет вашу доброту.

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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.

About Tajikistan

  • $2,700
    Average annual income
  • 120
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    Tajikistan Loans Fundraising
  • $29,861,275
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 4.8
    Tajikistan Somoni (TJS) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $125 helped Tursun to buy livestock in order to organize her new business.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Sep 25, 2012
Oct 3, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Aug 17, 2013