A loan of $1,125 helps to buy a computerized sewing machine to modernize her sewing process and make more dresses in less time.


Farogat's story

Farogat, who lives in the city of Vahdat, is a professional seamstress. She has been making traditional Tajik women's clothing and headgear for five years now. She works hard and long, and has plenty of experience in her line of work. Her many clients are pleased with what she does and place orders for increasingly high-quality output. To do better, Farogat needs to buy a computerized sewing machine. This loan will help her improve the quality of her work. Please support Farogat.

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Translated from Russian by Kiva volunteer Liv Bliss.


This loan is special because:

It supports the well being of women and their families.

Kendra Thorogood, Kiva staff

Kendra Thorogood
Kiva staff



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Repayment schedule

*This loan is impacted by the COVID-19 crisis and your support is needed more than ever. Repayments may be delayed or lower than expected.

Loan details



Repayment schedule

*This loan is impacted by the COVID-19 crisis and your support is needed more than ever. Repayments may be delayed or lower than expected.