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Sherali was born in 1992 in the countryside. Currently, he is single and lives with his parents. Sherali's father works part-time as a taxi driver, while his mother takes care of the household. Sherali helps his parents - just like his father, he transports passengers around town in his taxi. He did not pursue post-secondary studies as he is unable to pay for college education due to the family's difficult financial situation.

Sherali is taking this loan to repair his taxi and also to purchase winter tires and get his car ready for the winter season. He and his family thank MDO Arvand, LLC for their support in a difficult time.
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Шерали родился в 1992 году в сельской местности. Проживает с родителями, не женат. Мать Шерали домохозяйка, отец подрабатывает таксистом. Шерали помогает своим родителям , он также как и отец развозит людей по городу. Занимается услугами такси. В сзязи с тяжелым положением в семье в финансовой сфере он не пошел учиться, так как денег на учебу нет. Шерали берет кредит для ремонта своего такси купить покрышки и подготовить машину в зимний период. Он и его семья благодарит ООО МДО "Арванд" за поддержку в трудную минуту.

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About MDO Arvand

MDO Arvand is one of the leading microfinance institutions in Tajikistan, offering small loans to entrepreneurs to start and grow their businesses. This makes an enormous difference in a country, which is not only the poorest in Central Asia, but also home to a population where two-thirds live below the poverty line. Today, Tajikistan's economy literally depends on remittances being sent from family members working abroad in Russia because there are so few local job opportunities.

But Arvand loans have been able to make a difference and change lives. Read about some of the incredible success stories they have seen here in this Kiva blog post: Bringing hope to Tajikistan with Arvand -- one success story at a time.

About Tajikistan

  • $2,700
    Average annual income
  • 210
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    Tajikistan Loans Fundraising
  • $31,077,600
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 4.8
    Tajikistan Somoni (TJS) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $225 helped Sherali to repair his taxi and buy winter tires.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
13 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Nov 7, 2012
Nov 17, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Oct 17, 2013