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Total loan: $675


Shahriston, Sughd Province, Tajikistan / Agriculture

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A loan helped to buy cattle.

Habiba's story

Habiba is from Shahriston, situated in the northern part of Tajikistan. She is 52 years old. She has three children. She is a widow. Her husband died several years ago. He died from a heart attack. That's why she is the head of the family.

She is a teacher in the school of their community. Her salary is enough only to cover their living expenses. Sometimes it's not enough even for living and that's why she started to get additional income from farming. She thinks that farming is the actual business to increase revenue. That's why she started her new business to raise livestock and produce and sell milk, but she is short on finances.

She appealed for a loan to Kiva field partner MDO Arvand. She wants to use a loan to buy several cattle to start producing milk and selling it to neighbors. She hopes that loan can improve the quality of her life. She also thanks MDO Arvand for such support and cooperation to improve her life.