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Lohuti is a married 26-year-old with a university degree in economics. He lives in Vahdat, Tajikistan and works in sales.

Lohuti wishes to start a business. He has a room that he wants to repair and open a pool hall. He has some experience in this area of business. Lohuti needs a loan in order to purchase a pool table and conduct repairs on the room so that he can open this business.
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Лохути женатый молодой человек. Ему 26 лет. Он проживает в городе Вахдат. У него высшее экономическое образование. Лохути занимается торговым бизнесом. Одновременно он намерен заняться другим видом бизнеса. У него имеется помещение, он хочет провести там ремонт и открыть бильярдную. Он имеет опыт работы в данной сфере. Лохути нуждается в кредите, чтобы начать бизнес. Он просит кредит для приобретения бильярда и ремонта помещения.

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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
  • 217
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    Tajikistan Loans Fundraising
  • $29,714,525
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $2,500 helped Lohuti to purchase a pool table and repair the room he intends to run as a pool hall.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Apr 16, 2013
May 17, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
May 17, 2014