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Total loan: $1,575
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A loan of $1,575 helped to purchase cattle and fertilizers.


Sabokhat's story

Sabokhat, 60 years old, is married and has four children. In order to find the means to cover all of her family's household expenses, she started a business in cattle breeding and land cultivating. With a start-up capital of 3,000 KGS, Sabokhat managed to develop a farm with two milk cows. She also has a greenhouse with cabbages, onions and tomatoes and grows corns and potatoes on the homestead land. All of these activities allow Sabokhat to earn about 10,000 KGS in season.

Sabokhat plans to use this loan of 70,000 KGS to purchase cattle as well as fertilizers to manure her land. With the revenues, she plans a further broadening of her business activities.

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.



Loan details

Loan length:

13 months
Repayment schedule: Irregularly
Disbursed date: July 15, 2011
Facilitated by Field Partner: Bai Tushum Bank CJSC

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Loan details

Loan length:

13 months
Repayment schedule: Irregularly
Disbursed date: July 15, 2011
Facilitated by Field Partner: Bai Tushum Bank CJSC