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Muhtaram is a resident of Khujand city, Spitamen region in northern Tajikistan. Muhtaram is a married 45 year old woman who lives with her husband. Muhtaram thinks of herself as a happy woman - she is a mother of two children, a boy and a girl. Her husband works in Khujand and her daughter works as a weaver. Her youngest son is a migrant worker in Russia and he sends money monthly to help his parents. The son's young wife lives with the family and works for the local nursery school. Muhtaram is a farmer and her whole family helps her. She has been making a living as a farmer for ten years. Muhtaram's father also lives with the family, he work as a supervisor for the farming co-op. Muhtaram is requesting a loan to purchase cows because she wants to expand into ranching. She will be able to raise the animals in her home. Muhtaram is planning to buy two cows and feed for them.
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Мухтарам жительница Спитаменского района, города Худжанд, который находится в севере Таджикистана. Мухтарам замужняя 45-летная женщина. Она живет с мужем. Мухтарам считает себя самой счастливой женщиной (матерью), у нее двое детей, одна девочка и мальчик. Муж клиента работает в городе Худжанд, дочь клиентки ткачиха. Ее младший сын находится в Российской Федерации. Он помогает своим родителям, отправляет деньги ежемесячно. Невестка Мухтарам живет вместе с ними, она работает в детском садике. Сама Мухтарам вместе со своей семьей занимается растениеводством у себя при доме. В этой области она десять лет. Отец Мухтарамы тоже живет с ними, он работает в колхозе бригадиром.
Мухтарам берет кредит для того чтобы заняться животноводством. Данным бизнесом она будет заниматься в собственном доме. На полученный кредит Мухтарам намерена купить 2 голов крупнорогатого скота и корма.

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This loan is part of Humo's startup loan program targeting particularly vulnerable clients who live at subsistence and do not qualify for the standard loan due to lack of income from an existing business. This program offers clients up to a 4-month grace period on the loan. 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 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
  • 105
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    Tajikistan Loans Fundraising
  • $29,896,450
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $2,500 helped Muhtaram to purchase two cows and feed for them for the purpose of starting a new business.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
26 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Apr 10, 2013
Apr 22, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
May 17, 2015