A loan helped to purchase more fabrics and thread to develop her sewing business and increase her profits.


Sanobar's story

Sanobar is an honest and responsible woman from Dj. Rasulov, Tajikistan. She is married and the caring mother of her three children. She has run her sewing business for 20 years and has had great success in this field. She sews wonderful Tajik national mattresses called “Kurpacha” and also crochets. She is a very capable seamstress who knows all aspects of her job. Because of her high quality of work, she has many clients.

Sanobar plans to purchase more fabrics and thread to develop her sewing business and increase her profit. She is asking for a loan from Kiva’s field partner IMON to implement her plan.

She is a returning borrower and has a positive credit history. She is asking for a loan for the third time through Kiva’s partner IMON. She hopes to have your support and help.


This loan is special because:

It allows Tajik artisans to support their families and carry on important handicraft traditions.



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