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Total loan: $1,725


Belovodskoe village, Chui region, Chuy Province, Kyrgyzstan / Food

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A loan helped to broaden her assortment of goods.

Cholpon's story

It was decided to name the shop, in which Cholpon sells, "Milan" - in honor of her youngest daughter. Currently, Cholpon has increased the range of goods and clientele, the store is popular as it is located on the central road of the Belovodskoye village. In order to raise holiday sales in the New Year's Eve, Cholpon has applied to "Bai Tushum and Partners" company for a loan in the amount of 80.000 KGS for reconstruction the store showcase, opening of new showcase of confectionery and replenishment of inventory. Cholpon plans to invest the profits from this loan to the reconstruction of the shop and partial renovation of her house.