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A loan of $575 helped purchase of cattle.

Sharifa's story

Sharifa M. lives in the city of Kulob. She is 47 years old, married and has 10 children. Sharifa has been involved in animal husbandry for over 6 years. Her sons work in Russia, and her husband works as a taxi driver. Sharifa buys livestock, feeds it and resells it. Our client is requesting this loan in order to buy cattle.

Translated from Russian by Kiva volunteer Anna Sorokina-Hailey

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