A loan helped to buy a sewing machine and start a new business.


Mehri's story

Mehri is 46 years old, married and has a son. She is an understanding anf faithful wife. She realizes how difficult it is for her husband to provide for the family alone. This is why she wants to help.

It's difficult to find a job in her region, so she went on to learn how to sew in order to take orders and work from home. Mehri did acquired sewing skills, and now she needs to buy a sewing machine. A new sewing machine is expensive, but it's a necessary purchase for her without which she will not be able to start her business. She has saved some money for it, but it's still not enough. Mehri decided to apply for a loan with a hope to receive support.

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Translated from Russian by Kiva volunteer Irina Medukha.


This loan is special because:

It helps a vulnerable person start a new business.



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