A loan of $3,000 helped to buy a sewing machine and fabrics for developing her business.


Nigora's story

Nigora is a young, smart and talented woman. She is 23 years old. She is married and has two children. The children Mubina and Abdullo are four and two year old, respectively. Her husband Muhammadjon provides taxi services. Nigora is a master of her trade. She is an experienced dressmaker and creates masterpieces of Tajik national dress.

In order to support the family with all the necessities, she started her own business five years ago. She sews women's dresses and school uniforms at her home. Through good service, she has a wide circle of customers. Her relative Mukaddas helps her to run the business.

She needs a new sewing machine and fabrics, but her income does not allow her to buy them. She is asking for a loan of US$3,000 to buy a new sewing machine and fabrics.

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Translated from Russian by Kiva volunteer JD Bergeron



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