Total loan: $1,175

Zhyldyzgul's Group

Bokonbaevo, Issyk-Kul Region, Kyrgyzstan / Food

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A loan helped to purchase fruits and vegetables for reselling them.

Zhyldyzgul's Group's story

Zhyldyzgul K. is the leader of the group. She is 45 and married. She has raised two daughters and a son. The older daughter and the son are married, and they live separately with their families. The second daughter is just three years old. In order to make money Zhyldyzgul sells fruits and vegetables, and her husband works as a constructor. Selling the fruits, Zhyldyzgul makes 11500 soms per month and the initial investment in that business activity was 3000 soms. With money received from the loan Zhyldyzgul wants to purchase more fruits and vegetables in order to resell them with the higher price. In the future she plans to build a new house in Bishkek. Aiymbubu A. is the treasurer of the group. She is 53 and a widow. She works as teacher at school and at the same time she makes and sells samsa (national food). She has been doing it for five years. In this way she makes 10000 soms per month. With money received from the loan she wants to purchase furniture. Mahabat O., 27, is married. She has a daughter who is just one year old. Mahabat stays at home and takes care of her daughter, and her mother-in-law breeds cattle and resells it for making money. With money received from the loan Mahabat wants to purchase clothes in order to resell them and make some money. Altymyshbek A., 40, is married. He has a daughter and two sons, and all of them study at university. Four years ago with the initial investment of 5000 soms Altymyshbek started to breed cattle. Selling some cattle after fattening he makes 21000 soms per month. He applied for the loan because he needs money to purchase hay for cattle. In the future he wants to build a new house in Bishkek. --- Where Did This Loan Come From? --- This loan is brought to you by Mol Bulak Finance, a young, ambitious and socially-focused MFI in Kyrgyzstan. Mol Bulak Finance is strongly committed to the principles of sustainable development and upholds the triple bottom line – People (building human capital and taking care of its customers as well as society), Planet (keeping environmentally friendly) and Profit (earning revenue to expand autonomously). Mol Bulak is the only MFI in Kyrgyzstan that delivers its services to customers 365 days a year. To learn more about Mol Bulak and view a Video presentation about the organization, please visit: http://www.kiva.org/about/aboutPartner?id=135 If you would like to support and learn more about Kyrgyzstan and microfinance in Central Asia, please join our Lending Team - Supporters of Kyrgyzstan – Mol Bulak Finance at http://kiva.org/team/kyrgyzstan. Members will get special updates and news from Kiva Fellows in Kyrgyzstan and from the Mol Bulak Finance staff.