A loan of $1,025 helped a member to buy a heifer for further breeding.

Meerim Osmonalieva Group's story

O. Meerim is the leader of the group. She's 36 years old. Meerim is married and has 2 children: a daughter and a son. Her son studies at school, he's 14 years old. And her daughter is just 3. Meerims's husband helps her with housework. Both of them are engaged in cattle breeding for about 15 years. They got cattle in inheritance. The initial amount of their business activity was 10000 soms (318.24$). Now they earn 4500 soms (98.2$) per month. Money received from loan, they will spend to buy a heifer for further breeding. In near future she plans to build a shed, repair the house, to buy furniture and to save money for her children's education.

O. Kachkyn is 54 years old; she's married and has raised 3 sons and a daughter. A daughter and an older son are married and live separately with their families. Other sons work in Bishkek. Kachkyn's husband works a constructor, he also helps her with housework when he's free. Several years ago they got a loan in amount of 10000 soms (218.25$), on which they bought 2 calves in order to resale them. Kachkyn is engaged in cattle breeding for 10 years, she also sells milk to make money. Thanks to this activity she could marry her children. Now she wants to get a loan, because she needs money to purchase a heifer. Her future plans are: to increase the livestock, and to save money for her sons marriage.

M. Nazgul is 32 years old. She has 3 daughters and a son, the older daughter studies at school, the others are preschool age. Nazgul and her husband are engaged in cattle breeding for 10 years. In order to start their business, they got a loan in amount of 14000 soms (305.54$), on this money they bought a cow. Nazgul also sells milk for making money. Thanks to this activity they earn 6000 soms (130.95$) per month, so as a result they could buy a car and increase the number of cows. Now they need a loan to purchase a calf, after fattening it will be resold. In future they wish to build a new house.

O. Aksaana is the treasurer of the group. She's 33, married and has 3 sons. The older son studies at school, the others are preschool age. Her husband is engaged in transportation of passengers around a city. They started their business activity 5 years ago, with the initial amount of 70000 soms (1527.71$). The made money, having sold the harvest and so they could buy a car. Money received from loan, will be spent for repairing the truck. In future they want to change a car, open a store, and buy a house.
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In this group: Meerim, Kachkyn , Nazgul , Aksaana

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