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Total loan: $1,050

Kholbi

Dangara, Khatlon Province, Tajikistan / Services

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A loan helped to purchase a modern sewing machine to improve the quality of her work and increase her income.


Kholbi's story

Kholbi is a capable and kind-natured woman. She was born in 1968 in Dangara, Tajikistan. She is unmarried.

Kholbi is a responsible seamstress who sews wonderful women’s national dresses, skirts and suits. You have never seen such beautiful clothes as Kholbi sews. She has been sewing for over five years and has had great success in her line of business. Because of her high quality of work, she has a lot of clients who are satisfied with her services. She sews clothes in her own tailor shop and loves her work very much.

Kholbi plans to purchase a modern sewing machine to improve the quality of her work and increase her income. She is a returning borrower and has positive credit history. She is asking for a loan for the third time through Kiva’s field partner, IMON International, to meet her goals. She awaits your financial support, which is very necessary for her.