A loan of $650 helped to purchase felt for carpet manufacturing.


Aizada's story

Aizada is 34 years old, married and has three children. As a main source of income for her family, Aizada works with manufacturing national felt carpets ("shyrdak"), after having started this business in 2000 with a sum of 1,000 som (KGS), which she spent on purchasing felt. Thanks to persistent work, Aizada currently has a working capital of 50,000 som (KGS). With an aim to further developing her business, Aizada turned to the organization "Bai Tushum & Partners" for a loan in the amount of 30,000 som (KGS) for the purchase of felt. Aizada plans to invest the income from the loan in expanding her business, and she dreams of building a house for her family in the future.

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Translated from Russian by Kiva volunteer Audhild A.



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