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Sharofat lives in the Muminobod region of Tajikistan. She's 41 years old, married, and is raising seven children. Her sons work abroad. Sharofat herself has been engaged in the embroidery of the national women's clothes for five years, working and taking orders from home. Sharofat is asking for a loan of 4000 TJS to buy a sewing machine. With her profits, Sharofat wants to expand her operations and increase the family income.
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Шарофат жительница района Муминобод. Ей 41 год. Она замужем и воспитывает семерых детей. Ее сыновья работают за рубежом. Сама Шарофат занимается вышиванием национальных женских одежд уже 5 лет. Она принимает заказы у себя дома. Шарофат запрашивает кредит на сумму 4000 TJS, для приобретения швейной машины. За счет прибыли Шарофат хочет расширить деятельность и увеличить семейный бюджет.

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About MLO Humo and Partners

MLO Humo and Partners is a microfinance institution in Tajikistan that aims to support vulnerable and underserved populations living in rural areas through financial and consulting services for small businesses. Kiva loans are used by groups and individual borrowers to start and grow businesses and build brighter futures for themselves, their families and their communities. This is especially important in Tajikistan, the poorest country in Central Asia, where more than two-thirds of the population lives below the poverty line.

About Tajikistan

  • $2,700
    Average annual income
  • 98
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    Tajikistan Loans Fundraising
  • $29,901,400
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 4.8
    Tajikistan Somoni (TJS) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $850 helped Sharofat to buy a sewing machine.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Feb 5, 2013
Feb 15, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Mar 17, 2014