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Bashorathon is 61 years old, widowed, and the mother of 2 children. Her children are grown and independent - her daughter lives by herself and her son lives in Russia for work. Bashorathon has a higher education; she finished teaching school and worked for many years in the local school. Beginning in 1998 with 10,000 KGS, she also started working in farming and animal husbandry. Thanks to hard work, Bashorathon now has 0.35 hectares of her own land and 0.50 hectares of rented land on which she raises potatoes and corn to eat and to sell. Her monthly income is 20,000 KGS. With the goal of further expanding her business, Bashorathon turned to the bank "Bai-Tushum" for a loan of 100,000 KGS to purchase high quality cucumber and tomato seeds, and also to buy steers. Bashorathon will have a good harvest, which will certainly improve her family's capital. With the income from her loan, Bashorathon hopes to invest in increasing the size of her herd, and plans to save towards building a greenhouse.
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Башоратхон 61 год, вдова, мать 2 детей, дети взрослые и самостоятельные, дочь живет отдельно, а сын на заработках в России. У Башоратхон - высшее образование, она окончила педагогический институт, долгие годы работала в местной школе, параллельно с 1998 года занимается полеводством и животноводством. Стартовав с 10,000 сом (KGS), благодаря упорному труду, на сегодняшний день у Башоратхон имеется 0,35 ГА собственного и 0,50 ГА арендованного земельного надела, на котором она ежегодно выращивает картошку и кукурузу для внутрихозяйственного потребления и реализации. Ежемесячный доход составляет 20,000 сом (KGS). В целях дальнейшего развития своего хозяйства, Башоратхон обратилась в Банк "Бай-Тушум" за кредитом в сумме 100,000 сом (KGS)для закупа высококачественных семян огурцов и томатов, часть средств будет потрачена на покупку бычков. Башоратхон намерена получить хороший урожай, что непременно приведет к увеличению капитала семьи. Доходы от кредита Башоратхон хочет вложить в приумножение количества домашней скотины, и планирует накопить средства на постройку теплицы.

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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
  • 62
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    Kyrgyzstan Loans Fundraising
  • $11,295,000
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 54.4
    Kyrgyzstan Soms (KGS) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,850 helped Bashorathon to buy cucumber and tomato seeds.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Apr 15, 2014
Apr 26, 2014
Currency Exchange Loss:
May 17, 2015