Sharifahon has sold fabrics and window curtains for almost nine years. She is very experienced in this business. One of her three children helps her with her business. Her husband sells dried apricots at the market.
Sharifahon buys her goods from other markets in another city which is about 80 miles from her home. She wants to borrow money so she can buy larger quantities of goods when she goes to this city.
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.