Gulchehra is running a catering business where she is providing meals of the national cuisine. She is renting the catering room in a caravan which is located in the central local market. This allows Gulchehra to have many clients; The majority of which are those making purchases in the market. Every day, Gulchehra purchases the latest foods and cooks delicious dishes. Her daughter and sister help her with her business. The business has been generating a stable income during the last 7 years. The husband of Gulchehra is unemployed and her business is their only source of income. Now Gulchehra is planning to purchase kitchenware. For this purpose, she requests $600 dollars for the term of 12 months. Gulchehra had been provided with several loans by IMON and had proven herself as a reliable client. Today she thanks all supporting her and promises to repay the loan promptly.
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.