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A loan of $2,125 helped to purchase livestock.


Saliya's story

Saliya is 54 years old, she is married and has seven children. She has been doing animal husbandry and field crop cultivation for 35 years as a main source of income for her family, a business which she began with an amount of 6,000 som. Because of her hard work Saliya now has ten sheep, two cows and a calf, four goats and two horses with the sale of milk and dairy products which brings her around 15,000 som (KGS) a month.

Saliya has come to Bai Tushum and Partners for a loan in the amount of 100,000 KGS with a goal to further grow her business and buy additional heads of cattle. She plans to invest the profit from the loan to pay for her youngest son's education.

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Translated from Russian by Kiva volunteer Elena Fedorchuk



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