A loan helped to buy a sewing machine for gulduzi embroidery, in order to improve the quality of her work and attract more customers.


Dilafruz's story

Dilafruz is 39 years old, married, and an attentive mother of two children; she is from DJ.Rasulov. She is a seamstress and takes orders for traditional dresses. She began her sewing business three year ago and has been attracting loyal customers ever since. She also practices a type of traditional embroidery called gulduzi and receives many orders.

Dilafruz wants to speed up her work and improve the quality. She needs to buy a sewing machine for gulduzi embroidery, which will improve the quality of her work and attract more customers, but she doesn't have enough money. This is why she's turning to you.

Dilafruz is a returning borrower and has positive credit history. She is asking for a loan for the fourth time from Kiva’s partner IMON. She is relying on you and would like to express her gratitude in advance.


This loan is special because:

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



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