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Patila is 50 years old and married, and raises two children with her spouse. Her working life got its start at the kindergarten: she used to work as a nanny. In 1992 Patila switched to the women's clothing sector (dresses, blouses, underwear, jackets and activewear), starting her business with an investment of 10,000 som (KGS). She has managed to grow her business with its monthly income of about 20,000 som (KGS). She goes to the wholesale markets to purchase her merchandise herself.

Her spouse works in the municipal property and tourism development administration, as a professional for the city planning department. He earns a monthly salary.

Patila has applied to the "Bai Tushum" Bank for a loan with the intention of broadening her selection of goods. Patila plans to save the income from the business to further improve her inventory in the future, but also is determined to build the financial means to help her son buy an apartment in the future.
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Патиле 50 лет, замужем, вместе с супругом воспитывает 2 детей. Свою трудовую деятельность начала с детского сада, работала в качестве няни. С 1992 года Патила начала заниматься торговлей женской одежды (платья, блузки, нижнее белье, куртки, спортивные костюмы), стартовав с суммой в 10,000 сом (KGS), Патила сумела развить свой бизнес с ежемесячным доходом в сумме около 20,000 сом (KGS). За товаром на оптовые рынки ездит сама. Супруг работает в управлении муниципальной собственности и развития туризма, в качестве специалиста отдела градостроительства. Получает ежемесячную зарплату. В целях расширения ассортимента товаров, Патила обратилась в Банк «Бай – Тушум» за кредитом. Патила планирует вложить доходы от бизнеса в дальнейшее увеличение ассортимента товара, а также в будущем намерена собрать денежные средства в помощь сыну при покупке квартиры.

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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
  • 82
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    Kyrgyzstan Loans Fundraising
  • $10,761,025
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 50.8
    Kyrgyzstan Soms (KGS) = $1 USD
Ended with Loss - Currency Exchange Loss learn more
A loan of $2,675 helped Patila to buy women's clothing to sell retail.
98% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jan 29, 2014
Feb 4, 2014
Currency Exchange Loss:
Feb 17, 2015