Total loan: $1,500


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Aravan district, Osh region, Osh Region, Kyrgyzstan / Agriculture

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A loan helped to buy seeds and increase yield of organic garlic and cotton.

Salima's story

Salima says hello from Aravan. She thanks Kiva sponsors for their financial help, which allowed her to buy cabbage and tomato seeds, so that she could increase her crop yield. She will be grateful if Kiva helps her once more and promises to repay well. She asks for another loan of 120,000 KGS, which helps her buy the seeds of organic garlic and cotton.
Salima is a 63 year old woman, and she is very hardworking. She's married with two adult children. They all take care of the family farm and help increase the number of cattle as their main source of income. She started this business in 1980 with the goal of increasing her family's income. Salima is determined to develop her business and save up enough money for renovating their home.