R. Saodat is 44 years old. She is married with 3 children. The elder daughter is married, and two younger live with the parents.
Saodat sews and sells the national hats for women and men in the local market. She has been in this business for 5 years. Not so recently Saodat's husband has left for Russia to earn more money. For now Saodat is supporting the family by herself.
Saodat dreams about expanding the business and generating enough income to improve living conditions for her family. For this purpose she needs 600.00 US Dollars for the term of 6 months. She is planning to purchase fabrics for sewing the national hats for men and women.
About IMON International
IMON International (IMON) is a micro-deposit organization in Tajikistan that provides entrepreneurs with access to high quality financial products and services, including business loans, agriculture loans, consumer loans and micro-leases. Aiming to alleviate poverty, the organization helps unbanked individuals establish businesses in different sectors, including manufacturing, agriculture and service. Kiva lenders’ funds will help the organization to expand its outreach to even more entrepreneurs, farmers and traders in Tajikistan.