Love making a difference with Kiva? Your donations keep us running.

Thank you for the impact you’ve made this year! Together we’ve funded more than 170,000 loans and raised more than $120 million for financially excluded people around the world. It costs us more than $3 to facilitate each $25 loan, and we rely on optional donations from individuals like you to cover our costs.

Other amount

100%

funded

Total loan: $1,875

Nazgul

Uch-Korgon village, Talas region, Talas Region, Kyrgyzstan / Agriculture

Nazgul's loan finished fundraising, but these other borrowers need your support


A loan helped to pay for field work to increase her income from a good harvest of organic pepper.


Nazgul's story

Nazgul is 33 years old, married and has four children. Nazgul has a high school education. By character, she is purposeful and responsible. As a main source of income for her family, she has worked with livestock breeding and field crop cultivation for a period of 14 years. Thanks to Nazgul's persistent work, and the help of her husband, her farm currently has five cows, ten horses and a plot of land of 1.8 hectares on which she grows peppers.

With an aim to further develop her business, Nazgul turned to the bank "Bai Tushum" for a loan in the amount of 130,000 som (KGS) to pay for field work. She aims to increase her harvest of organic peppers. The income from the loan helps Nazgul to purchase land for agricultural purpose, and to give her children a quality education.