A loan of $2,200 helped to broaden an assortment of goods.


Kenzhekan's story

Kenzhekan is 37 years old, married and has four children. Her oldest daughter is married, and the rest of the children are in school. Her husband Altynbek is a construction worker and helps Kenzhekan with the business in his spare time. In search of finding an additional source of income, Kenzhekan became involved in selling women's clothing at the local market in 2001. Her wide assortment of merchandise, friendly service, practical advise with clothing selection attract more and more clients. In order to further grow her business, Kenzhekan requested a loan in the sum of 100,000 som (KGS) from the "Bai-Tushum and Partners" company to expand her merchandise assortment by buying women's autumn and winter clothing. She plans to use the profits from this loan to make repairs to her apartment.

Translated from Russian by Kiva volunteer Anna Sorokina-Hailey



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