Check out some available loans that are similar to this one!
Kalbu is 65 years old, married and has five children. She is involved in animal husbandry to provide a source of income for her family. The business, started in 1990 with 5,000 som (KGS), today yields about 12,000 som (KGS) per month from sales of milk and milk products. Thanks to Kalbu's persistent work, her livestock headcount includes one cow, one calf, two horses and thirty sheep. In order to further develop her business, Kalbu requested a loan in the amount of 60,000 som (KGS) from the "Bai-Tushum and Partners" company to buy livestock. She plans to invest the earnings into remodeling her house and increasing livestock headcount in the future.
View original language description ↓
Калбу 65 лет, замужем, имеет 5 детей. В качестве источника дохода для семьи, Калбу занимается животноводством. Начатое в 1990 году с 5,000 сом (KGS) хозяйство на сегодня приносит около 12,000 сом (KGS) в месяц от продажи молока и молочных продуктов. Благодаря упорному труду Калбу, ее поголовье насчитывает 1 корову, 1 теленка, 1 нетель, 2 лошади и 30 овец. В целях дальнейшего развития своего бизнеса, Калбу обратилась в компанию «Бай – Тушум и Партнеры» за кредитом в сумме 60,000 сом (KGS) на покупку скота. Доходы Калбу планирует вложить в реконструкцию дома, а в дальнейшем - в увеличение поголовья скота.

Additional Information

About Bai Tushum Bank CJSC

Bai Tushum Bank CJSC is a microfinance bank in Kyrgyzstan offering clients a range of products including loans for business development, trade, production, leasing, mortgage, consumption and more. Its portfolio is mostly comprised of group loans that cater to the broadest population of clients. Kiva lenders’ funds help the bank expand its services in remote areas to impact even more vulnerable communities in Kyrgyzstan.

About Kyrgyzstan

  • $2,500
    Average annual income
  • 63
    View loans »
    Kyrgyzstan Loans Fundraising
  • $12,008,925
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 46.5
    Kyrgyzstan Soms (KGS) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,300 helped Kalbu to purchase livestock.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
20 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Feb 24, 2012
Mar 13, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Apr 17, 2013