A loan of $1,175 helped a member to purchase livestock and hay to feed livestock.

Tolokan's Group's story

Tolokan is the leader of this group. She is 45 and married to a truck driver, whose monthly salary is 3500 soms. Together with her husband she has raised a son and a daughter. The son, 23, works in construction and the daughter, 12, studies at school.

Tolokan works as a teacher in a kindergarten. In order to earn additional money to meet their needs, the family breeds livestock. They resell livestock at a higher price after fattening them. In this way, the family earns an additional 4100 soms per month. With money received from the loan, Tolokan wants to purchase three livestock animals for breeding and two carloads of hay to feed the livestock. In the future, Tolokan wants to see her son get wed and plans to start building a house in Bishkek.

--- Where Did This Loan Come From? ---

This loan is brought to you by Mol Bulak Finance (MBF), a young, ambitious and socially-focused Microfinance Institution in Kyrgyzstan.
MBF is strongly committed to the principles of sustainable development and upholds the triple bottom line – People (building human capital and taking care of its customers as well as society), Planet (keeping environmentally friendly) and Profit (earning revenue to expand autonomously).

MBF is the only Microfinance Institute in Kyrgyzstan that delivers its services to customers 365 days a year. To learn more about MBF and view a Video presentation about the organization, please visit: http://www.kiva.org/about/aboutPartner?id=135

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In this group: Tolokan, Yigilik, Salamat

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