C. Shahodat is 34 years old. She is married and has three children to whom she wishes to give the best.
Shahodat’s husband is a mechanic, but his income is not enough to cover the family's expenses. That’s why Shahodat has been running her store for 10 years. She sells different kinds of food, accessories for girls, and women socks.
Shahodat is very dynamic and cares for her family. She tries to give her family as much money as possible to cover the school expenses of her children, because she is dreams that all of them will be well educated.
Today Shahodat wants to expand her business and to increase her working capital for purchasing new goods to sell. For this purpose, she requests 3700 Somoni ($1100 USD) for 6 months. She has borrowed from IMON several times before and has demonstrated that she is a reliable client. Shahodat promises to manage this loan without any violations.
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.