Shahnoza is married and has one child. She wants to provide him with a good quality of life, so she decided to start a new business selling fruits in order to generate an income and contribute to her home’s finances. Shahnoza studied the course of "To get ahead" at a women's organization and acquired business skills. She will be a very successful business woman as she is hardworking and smart.
Shahnoza is requesting a loan for 2,000 somoni, which she will use to buy fruits for her new business. She hopes that her family can have a good quality of life and better financial opportunities.
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.