A loan of $400 helped cattle feed.


Fotima's story

Fotima M. is married and the mother of five children. She raises livestock at home and has more than ten years of work experience in that endeavor. In addition, she embroiders traditional Tajik scarves and headwear, tubeteika. She taught her daughter, who assists her with this difficult handwork. In addition, Fotima also has several walnut trees. She gathers the nuts, processes them, and sells them at the market. Fotima's husband buys and sells building materials in the market to bring in extra income for the family. Fotima would like to take out a loan in the amount of 1600 somoni to use for cattle feed.

Translated from Russian by Kiva volunteer Joyce .


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