A loan of $925 helped a member this loan will be used to buy one ton of potato seeds.

Alieva Aigul`s Group's story

Aigul, 30, is the leader of this group. She is divorced and has no children. She lives with her younger sister in her own house. Aigul is a farmer. In 1995, the local government assigned her family agricultural land and since then, she has been in this business. The land is about 0.63 hectares. In the upcoming spring, she is planning to plant cotton and potatoes. This loan will be used to buy one ton of potato seeds. At tthe present time, her seasonal income of farming exceeds $1,500. Besides this, she works in the local cement factory as a cook. Her salary is about $150. This is her first loan in Mol Bulak Finance.

Anarahon, 30, is a mother of four little children. Her husband is a guest worker in Russia. She also has some land, where she usually plants cotton, corn and potatoes. This year, she is going to plant cotton. She needs a loan to buy potato seeds. In the future, she hopes to save some money that will be enough to buy a car for her husband.

Nursuluu, 23, is also a farmer. She is married. Her family has a total of 0.46 hectare of land. She cultivates potatoes, rice and tobacco there. She needs a loan to prepare for spring sow, which is to plough and buy potato seeds.

Chingiz is 29 years old. He is married with two children. His wife is a school principal in a local school. Chingiz will use this loan to buy one ton of potato seeds. His annual income per month is about $150. He is planning to open a little clothes shop in the future. When he has time, he provides passenger transportation services in Aravan village. For this purpose, he bought a Daewoo Tico.

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In this group: Aigul, Chingiz, Nursuluu, Anarahon

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