A loan helped to buy thread and sewing machine needles.


Şükran's story

Şükran was born in 1971 in Batman. She is a primary school graduate. Şükran got married at a very early age and has three children. She decided to run her own business after dealing with difficulties in her life. Şükran first applied for a loan with TGMP in 2010. Her first loan was for 700 TRY, which she used to put her business together. Şükran is now able to stand on her own feet and meet her own needs.

She is planning to buy thread and sewing machine needles with the support she will receive with this Kiva loan.


This loan is special because:

it supports underserved women in rural parts of Turkey



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