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A loan of $1,075 helped to buy mineral fertilizer for growing tomatoes and cucumbers.


Ahmad's story

Ahmad is 48, married, and has seven children. He lives with his family in Vakhsh, in the southwestern part of Tajikistan. Ahmad is a well-educated and is a trained economist. He has worked professionally for 16 years. At the same time he farms on the side, and his family has been helping him with the agricultural work. He mainly grows vegetables, and has been doing this type of work for 25 years. He loves his business; it brings him additional income and helps him to maintain their way of life. Ahmad is requesting a loan to buy mineral fertilizer for growing tomatoes and cucumbers.

Translated from Russian by Kiva volunteer Peter and Lynne Weil



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