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Kalbu is 57 years old, married and she and her husband are raising 7 children. Kalbu has high school education and, as the main source of income for her family, Kalbu rears animals, which she started doing 20 years ago when she purchased livestock for 5,000 Kyrgyzstani som. Thanks to Kalbu's unyielding hard work, she now has 4 dairy cows and 10 sheep. Her monthly income is 10,000 som.

With the aim of further developing her farm, Kalbu approached the microfinance bank Bai Tushum & Partners for a loan of 30,000 som, which she would use to pay the costs of harvesting. Kalbu plans to invest the earnings from the loan in increasing the quantity of her livestock.
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Калбу 57 лет, замужем, вместе с супругом воспитывают 7 детей. У Калбу - среднее образование, в качестве основного дохода для своей семьи Калбу занимается животноводством, стартовав 20 лет назад, с покупки скота на 5,000 сом KGS. Благодаря упорному труду Калбу, в ее хозяйстве на сегодняшний день имеется: 4 дойных коровы и 10 овец. Ежемесячный доход составляет 10,000 сом (KGS). В целях дальнейшего развития своего хозяйства, Калбу обратилась в Микрофинансовый банк «Бай –Тушум и Партнеры» за кредитом в сумме 30,000 сом (KGS) на использование кредита на сбор урожая. Доходы от кредита Калбу планирует вложить в дальнейшее приумножение количества домашней скотины.

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About Bai Tushum Bank CJSC

Bai Tushum Bank CJSC is a microfinance bank in Kyrgyzstan offering clients a range of products including loans for business development, trade, production, leasing, mortgage, consumption and more. Its portfolio is mostly comprised of group loans that cater to the broadest population of clients. Kiva lenders’ funds help the bank expand its services in remote areas to impact even more vulnerable communities in Kyrgyzstan.

About Kyrgyzstan

  • $2,500
    Average annual income
  • 74
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    Kyrgyzstan Loans Fundraising
  • $10,919,875
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 48.8
    Kyrgyzstan Soms (KGS) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $625 helped Kalbu to carry out the harvest.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Sep 4, 2013
Sep 13, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Oct 17, 2014