A loan of $2,000 helped to buy a car to operate a private taxi service.

Odiljon's story

Odiljon is 34, married, and the father of two. His wife is a homemaker; she stays at home and takes care of the children. After graduating from the medical institute, Odiljon worked in the maternity ward in Vakhdat. But due to the low pay, he resigned. Now he is unemployed. He wants to be a private taxi driver, since this is a lucrative business. He has eight years' driving experience. He plans to offer taxi service between Vakhdat and the Sadbarg commercial center in Dushanbe, and can do about five runs a day. With this goal in mind, Odiljon is requesting a loan to by a car.

Translated from Russian by Kiva volunteer Peter and Lynne Weil

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