Check out some available loans that are similar to this one!
Don't you want to help a dressmaker, who is a master of her craft? Zulfiya is an experienced dressmaker and she sews national mattresses that Tajiks call "kurpacha." She is 47 years old, married and is raising four children. Her husband works in the chemical factory and receives a small salary. His salary is not sufficient to provide the family with all the necessary means.

In order to provide for the family, she started her own business ten years ago. She sews kurpachi at her home. Thanks to excellent service, she has a wide range of customers. Her customers are very demanding, but Zulfiya easily copes with their whims. One of Zulfiya's daughters is getting married soon and she does not have the needed money for the wedding event, nor for the purchase of a dowry.

She is requesting a loan of 1,700 Somoni for the wedding event. She looks forward to your kindness.
View original language description ↓
Зулфия опытная портниха и она шьет национальные матрасы, которые таджики называют «курпача». Ей 47 лет. Она замужем и на воспитании имеет 4 детей. Ее муж работает на химическом заводе их района и получает маленькую зарплату. Его зарплата не хватает для обеспечения семьи со всеми не обходимыми средствами. С целью обеспечения семьи со всеми нужными средствами 10 лет назад она начала свой бизнес. Она шьет «курпачи» дома. Благодаря хорошему сервису, она обладает широким кругом клиентов. Ее клиенты очень требовательные, но Зулфия с легкостью справляется с их капризами. Одна из дочерей Зулфии скоро выходит замуж и Зулфие не обходимо деньги для проведения свадебного мероприятия. Она запрашивает займ на сумму 1700 сомони для проведения свадебного мероприятия. Она надеется на вас и вашу доброту.

Additional Information

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
  • 255
    View loans »
    Tajikistan Loans Fundraising
  • $30,418,550
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 4.8
    Tajikistan Somoni (TJS) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $375 helped Zulfiya to make her daughter’s wedding party.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Dec 5, 2012
Dec 10, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jul 17, 2013