A loan of $650 helped to buy mineral fertilizers for land where she grows vegetables.

Zaynab's story

She is Zaynab from Tajikistan. She has had a difficult living conditions and low income, but has a kind heart and good temper. She is 50 years old, married, and has a 19-year-old son whose name is Ravshan.

For more than seven years, she has been growing crops like potatoes, onions, carrots, and the like. For an income, she sells the crop at the market, since she has high yield and her products are in high demand. Her husband helps her in running the business.

In order to provide the family with all the necessities, she wants to develop her business, and for that she needs to get a more yield. She is asking for a loan of 3,000 somoni, in order to buy mineral fertilizer.

The income that she will receive from the business will be used for the education of her son and to improve living conditions.

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Translated from Russian by Kiva volunteer JD Bergeron

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