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Vanchin-Erdene B. is 30 years old and lives with his wife and two children in Uvs province in western Mongolia. He and his family live in a ger, which is the traditional Mongolian housing tent. His two children go to a local kindergarten while his wife works as a cook in their town.

Vanchin-Erdene currently operates a small bakery in his town. He started his bakery business in 2007 and makes a variety of breads and baked pastries. He is a hardworking, easygoing man who is focused on the future growth of his business. He says, “I have a plan to expand my business and to create a more efficient workplace in the future.”

Vanchin-Erdene hopes to continue to grow his business in the future and is requesting a 2,000,000 MNT loan to purchase a small car in order to distribute his products throughout his province.

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About XacBank

This loan is being administered through XacBank, a Mongolian for-profit microfinance institution. XacBank is located in every province of Mongolia, reaching some of the most rural micro business clients. With this Kiva loan, there is an opportunity for the entrepreneur to get a savings account including 9% of the interest if they pay back the loan on time. This is a special savings account that XacBank has specifically prepared for the Kiva loan borrowers to promote savings habits.

About Mongolia

  • $5,900
    Average annual income
  • 0
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    Mongolia Loans Fundraising
  • $15,491,375
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 1,362.0
    Mongolia Tugriks (MNT) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,475 helped Vanchin-Erdene to purchase a car to distribute his bakery products.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jul 6, 2010
Jul 9, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
Aug 16, 2011