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Mastura is 31 years old. She is a hardworking and ambitious woman. Since childhood, she has been learning from her mother how to sew national coats for men called "jomah". She has a rich imagination and skillful hand.

Mastura is married and has two children. Since her husband's income is not enough to provide the family with all the necessary means, Mastura decided to establish her own business.

With this goal, she took a course "Bring It On" organized by the Association of Business Women and received a certificate. Now she is fully able to establish her own business and to become successful in this sphere. She wants to exercise her craft in the business, sewing and selling "jomah". From the revenue, she plans to provide her children with a good education.

She is requesting a loan of 6,000 somoni to buy fabrics and other means to start a new business.
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Мастуре 31 года. Она трудолюбивая и целеустремленная женщина. Она с детства училась у своей матери шитью национального халата для мужчин, которое называется «джома». У нее очень богатая фантазия и умелые руки.
Мастура замужем и на воспитании имеет 2 детей. Так как доход ее мужа не хватает для обеспечения семьи со всеми не обходимыми средствами, Мастура решила организовать свой бизнес. С такой целью она обучилась в курсе «Добейся успеха» организованный Ассоциация Деловых Женщин и получила сертификат. Теперь она вполне может организовать свой бизнес и стать успешной в этой сфере. Она хочет реализовать свое ремесло в бизнес, то есть шить и продать «джома». От полученного дохода она планирует обеспечить своих детей с хорошим образованием. Она запрашивает займ на сумму 6000 сомони для покупки тканей и других средств, чтобы организовать новый бизнес. Она ждет вашу доброту.

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More information about this loan

This loan is part of IMON International's startup loan program called Sarchashma ("spring" in the local language). Sarchashma loans are tailored to women who have feasible business ideas but lack the funds to get started. In addition to credit, these women also receive special training from the National Association of Business Women of Tajikistan to develop business plans. They also have the opportunity to participate in IMON's "Woman Entrepreneur, Get Ahead" program, a three-day intensive training course. By funding this loan, you are supporting borrowers who have limited options to start and grow small businesses. This has the potential to alleviate the effects of poverty, significantly improving borrowers' incomes and their families' quality of life. 

About IMON International

IMON International (IMON) is a micro-deposit organization in Tajikistan that provides entrepreneurs with access to high quality financial products and services, including business loans, agriculture loans, consumer loans and micro-leases. Aiming to alleviate poverty, the organization helps unbanked individuals establish businesses in different sectors, including manufacturing, agriculture and service. Kiva lenders’ funds will help the organization to expand its outreach to even more entrepreneurs, farmers and traders in Tajikistan.

About Tajikistan

  • $2,700
    Average annual income
  • 233
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    Tajikistan Loans Fundraising
  • $32,113,175
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 4.8
    Tajikistan Somoni (TJS) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,275 helped Mastura to buy fabrics and other necessary things for organizing a new business.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Feb 15, 2013
Feb 24, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jul 17, 2013