A loan of $2,125 helped to purchase cattle.

Kochkorbay's story

Kochkorbay K. is a 64 year-old pensioner who has a cattle breeding business. He started it in 1990 with the initial capital of 10,000 Kyrgyzstani soms (KGS) which was spent to purchase milk cows.

Today his farm allows Kochkorbay to earn 15,000 KGS in the period of two months. Unfortunately, last year he had to sell several cows because of hard economic conditions and now he plans to develop his farm with more cattle. For this reason, Kochkorbay has applied for a loan of 100,000 KGS to purchase cows and calves. With the revenues he plans to further broaden his business.

Kochkorbay is a very good-natured and responsible person who makes every effort to provide his family with a prosperous future.

Bai-Tushum and Partners uses Kiva funding to target the especially vulnerable population. Bai-Tushum and Partners is one of the leading microfinance institutions in Kyrgyzstan. As a reliable financial partner, Bai-Tushum contributes to the economic development of the Kyrgyz Republic through the delivery of microfinance services in rural and urban areas that lead to increased employment and meet the interests of its clients and investors.

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