A loan of $1,300 helped a member to purchase six sheep.

Mastura's Group's story

Mastura Z. is the leader of the group. She is 61 years old and married. Her spouse is working as a watchman in an industrial complex. The couple has four children: the elder son raises money by working as a builder, the daughter works as a nurse in a polyclinic, the youngest son currently works in Russia. Besides this, the family is engaged in cattle breeding. At this point, 2 cows and 7 livestock animals are being fattened. Out of profits, Mastura has managed to arrange her children’s weddings. Her loan purpose is to purchase 6 sheep for fattening and resale. In the future the family is aiming to create a mini-farm. In addition, Mastura wants to sell products.

Zinat P., 58, is married. She is the treasurer of the group. Her family has four children. Her daughters are married and live separately from parents. Her sons work in Russia. Zinat, together with her spouse, a farmer, runs their business of cattle breeding. Out of the earnings, the family has managed to organize the children’s weddings. In order to obtain a cow for fattening and breeding, the family is planning to get a loan. In the future they want to create their own mini-farm.

Gulshayir K., 30, is married. Together with her husband, who supports the family by working as a private builder, she has a daughter. 4 years ago, when Gulshayir lived with her parents, she used to run her business of reselling dairy products. With the business, she earned money to obtain furniture. The loan purpose is to purchase dairy products (100 kg) for further resale. In the future, the family intends to open a shop for foodstuff selling.

Nargiza D., 24, is divorced. She makes her icome by cattle breeding. Now, with the help of her parents, she fattens up 2 bulls. Her loan purpose is to purchase 3 sheep in order to expand the business. In the future Nargiza wishes to create a mini-farm and to marry successfully.

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In this group: Mastura , Zinat , Gulshayir , Nargiza

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