A loan of $2,100 helped to buy a sewing machine and fabric.


Tillobat's story

An experienced dressmaker from Tajikistan needs your kindness. Her name is Tillobat and the Tajikistani national dresses that she creates are true masterpieces. Tillobat is 56 years old, divorced, and is raising 3 children. She started her business 15 years ago in order to provide for her family's needs. She works in a sewing studio in the city center. Her daughter helps her in her business. Thanks to the good service Tillobat gives her customers, she has a large clientele. Tillobat needs to purchase a new sewing machine but she can't afford to buy one with the income she earns. She is seeking a loan in the amount of 10,000 Tajikistan Somoni in order to buy a sewing machine and fabric to sew new dresses. She hopes that you can assist her.

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Translated from Russian by Kiva volunteer Tracey Orr



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