Check out some available loans that are similar to this one!
Muhabbat is 43 years old and lives with her husband, son and daughter in the city of Konibodom. She has decided to start buying and selling cattle. She particularly likes this type of professional activity because she will be able to manage her own business. She will personally take care of her cows and bulls, giving them feed and water. Her husband and son will provide help, as they will transport hay for the cattle. Muhabbat's family owns 0.08 hectare of irrigated land on which they grow garden vegetables as well as feed for the animals. Muhabbat currently has large supplies of hay. She is taking a loan in order to buy two head of cattle and start fattening and reselling cattle.
View original language description ↓
Мухаббату 43 года. Она с мужем, сыном и дочерью живет в городе Конибодом. Мухаббат решила заняться бизнесом по купле и продаже крупнорогатого скота. Ей в этом бизнесе нравиться то, что она сможет сама контролировать свой бизнес. Она сама будет ухаживать, кормить и поить коров и быков. Муж и сын будут помогать ей по перевозке сена для животных. У них имеется 0,08 га собственного участка орошаемой земли, на которой посеяны огородные культуры и корм для скота. Сейчас у Мухаббат большой запас сена. Она берет кредит, чтобы закупить пару голов крупнорогатого скота и начать деятельность по откорму и продаже скота.

Additional Information

More information about this loan

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
  • 189
    View loans »
    Tajikistan Loans Fundraising
  • $30,414,450
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,000 helped Muhabbat to buy two head of cattle.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Oct 25, 2013
Nov 2, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
May 17, 2014