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Total loan: $1,025

Umut

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Suluu - Maimak village, , Kyrgyzstan / Agriculture

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A loan helped to purchase two heifers in order to increase her herd.


Umut's story

Umut is 24 and married with two preschool-aged children. She has a high school education and works in animal husbandry and agriculture. She has two cows on her farm as well as 3 hectares of land where she grows beans for sale. Her monthly income is about 10,000 KGS. Umut is a member of the Umut group along with two other people. She has approached Bai Tushum Bank for a loan of 65,000 KGS to purchase two heifers. The loan will help her improve and develop her business and save toward her children's education.