A loan helped to buy necessary materials for her embroidery so she can create new dresses, sell them and get a good profit.


Rahbar's story

Rahbar is an experienced and talented woman. She was born in the year 1994 in Shahristan, Tajikistan. She is married and has three children. She sews and earns a living thanks to her talent. She learned embroidery from her grandmothers and mother. This subtle and complex art requires hard work, time and patience. She has a lot of clients and stable income. Also, she is an excellent farmer and engages in cattle breeding and in graining crops. She wants to expand her embroidery business and for this reason she is asking for a loan.

Rahbar is asking for a loan with Kiva’s partner IMON for the first time. This loan will help her buy necessary materials for her embroidery so she can create new dresses, sell them and get a good profit. She hopes for your financial support.


This loan is special because:

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



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