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Sadafmohi lives in the city of Kulyab. She is a young, unmarried, 23-year-old woman. Her family is made up of six people: her father, her mother, her two brothers, her sisters and herself. Her father is retired and her mother is a homemaker. Her eldest brother works in Russia. Her younger brother and sister are in school.

After graduating from school, Sadafmohi began earning a living. She learned the seamstress profession and has been sewing for about five years. Sadafmohi primarily sews pillows, kurpachas (a narrow quilted blanket for sitting on) and kurpas (a narrow throw). Her mother and sister also help with this business. Sarafmohi is requesting a loan to buy a new sewing machine as her own sewing machine is outdated and causes her discomfort while she works. Thanks to the loan, she will be able to expand her business.
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Садафмохи проживает в городе Куляб. Она молодая незамужняя девушка в возрасте 23 лет. Ее семья состоит из шестеро человек: отца, матери, двух братьев, сестры и ее самой. Ее отец пенсионер, а мать домохозяйка. Старший брат работает в России, а младший брат и младшая сестра учатся в школе.
Садафмо после окончания школы начала зарабатывать на жизнь. Она изучила профессию швеи и в течение около 5 лет занимается шитьем. Садафмохи в основном вышивает подушки, курпача (узкое стеганое одеяло для сиденья) и курпа (стеганые покрывала). В деятельности ей помогают также мать и сестра. Садафмохи берет кредит для купли новой швейной машинки, так как ее собственная уже устарела и причиняет ей неудобства в процессе работы. Благодаря кредиту она сможет расширить свое дело.

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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
  • 215
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    Tajikistan Loans Fundraising
  • $29,718,600
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 4.8
    Tajikistan Somoni (TJS) = $1 USD
Ended with Loss - Currency Exchange Loss learn more
A loan of $625 helped Sadafmohi to buy a new sewing machine to expand her sewing business.
97% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Mar 19, 2014
Mar 22, 2014
Currency Exchange Loss:
Apr 17, 2015