A loan helped to buy and sell almonds to expand her business.


Ruqiya's story

Ruqiya is 49 years old and lives in Shahrituz. She is a friendly and sociable woman. Ruqiya lives with her wonderful husband and three children. She has a very close family and they always support one another. Ruqiya is a seamstress. She has been working in this industry for many years and earns a good living. But it is not her only source of income. She also runs a small business buying and selling almonds. She plants to expand her business and is asking for your help. With this loan she wants to purchase a wider variety of almonds, attract new customers, and improve her family's financial situation. She hopes that you will support her and expresses her gratitude in advance.

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Translated from Russian by Kiva volunteer Amanda Rempel.


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It supports the well being of women and their families.



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