Mashrab makes a living by providing taxi services. He has been in this business for three years, and he works from Monday to Saturday. He works hard every day, from early morning until late at night. Since he has been running this business, his living conditions have improved.
Mashrab is 27 years old and married. His wife is a housewife, and they have three children. He is the main bread winner in his family. He lives with his wife, their three children, his parents, and his sister. Soon his sister is going to be married. Mashrab does not have money to make a wedding party for his sister. He is asking for a loan of 1500 USD, which he will use to make the wedding party for his sister.
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.