A loan of $2,150 helped to broaden her assortment of goods.

Rakhad's story

Rakhad is 38 years old, married and raising 4 children, the youngest of whom is 1 month old. Rakhad worked as a teacher in a high school in the village Gulcha, but because of low wages, she was forced to leave her profession. In 2001 Rakhad started her business in the stationary trade. Starting with the amount of 10,000 som (KGS), Rakhad was able to develop her business with a monthly income in the amount of 10,000 som (KGS).

With an aim to expand her assortment of goods, Rakhad turned to the organization "Bai Tushum & Partners" for a loan in the amount of 100,000 som (KGS). Rakhad dreams of opening her own stationary shop.

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Translated from Russian by Kiva volunteer Audhild A.

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