A loan of $1,075 helped to purchase sheep.

Erkinbek's story

Erkinbek U. is 45 and married with four children. For the past 18 years, he has been engaged in breeding cattle. This is the only means of sustenance for his family. Begininng with the initial capital 2,000 KGS, Erkinbek has developed a farm that now has three cows, six sheep and eight goats. In addition, with the revenues from selling milk and meat products, he has been able to buy a car.

Erkinbek has applied for a loan of 50,000 KGS to purchase sheep. He plans to continue to expand his business and start to build a house for his family.

About Bai-Tushum and Partners

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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