A loan of $2,075 helped to purchase more cattle.


Kalima's story

Kalima is the leader of the group "Kulkajyr". She is 50 years old. Kalima works as a controller at the local electricity office. As an additional income for her family, she works with livestock breeding and field crop cultivation, after having started this business in 1992 with a sum of 5,000 som (KGS). Thanks to persistent work, she currently has 2.7 hectares of land with planted crops, 2 heads of cattle with offspring and 2 horses on her farm. With an aim to further develop her business, Kalima turned to the organization "Bai Tushum & Partners" for a loan in the amount of 100,000 som (KGS). The aim is to purchase cattle for fattening. Kalima plans to invest the income from the loan in further developing her business, and dreams of buying a car for the family.

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Translated from Russian by Kiva volunteer Audhild A.



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