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Sharif lives in the Shahrituz district. He is 49 years old, married, and has three sons and two daughters. Two of his sons are currently working as laborers outside of the country. Sharif himself works in freight transportation services. He would like to begin his own livestock business. He plans to buy 5 head of cattle each month, feed them for the month, and then sell them for a profit. He has the necessary space for raising animals, and his family will help with this new work. He is asking for a loan to buy 5 head of cattle and their feed.
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Шариф житель района Шахритус. Ему 49 лет. У него жена, трое сыновей и две дочери. В данное время двое его сыновей находятся на заработках за пределами страны. Сам Шариф занимается услугой перевозки грузов. Сейчас Шариф хочет начать бизнес в сфере животноводства. Он планирует каждый месяц закупать по 5-голов крупнорогатого скота, откармливать в течение месяца и продавать с наценкой. Для разведения скота у него имеются все условия. Шарифу в новой детяельсноти будет помогать семья. Кредит запрашивает для закупа 5-голов крупного рогатого скота и его корма.

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This loan is part of Humo's startup loan program targeting particularly vulnerable clients who live at subsistence and do not qualify for the standard loan due to lack of income from an existing business. This program offers clients up to a 4-month grace period on the loan. By funding this loan, you are supporting borrowers who have limited options to start and grow small businesses. This has the potential to alleviate the effects of poverty, significantly improving borrowers' incomes and their families' quality of life. 

About MLO Humo and Partners

MLO Humo and Partners is a microfinance institution in Tajikistan that aims to support vulnerable and underserved populations living in rural areas through financial and consulting services for small businesses. Kiva loans are used by groups and individual borrowers to start and grow businesses and build brighter futures for themselves, their families and their communities. This is especially important in Tajikistan, the poorest country in Central Asia, where more than two-thirds of the population lives below the poverty line.

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  • $2,700
    Average annual income
  • 216
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    Tajikistan Loans Fundraising
  • $31,059,800
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD
A loan of $3,000 helped Sharif buy five head of cattle and their feed.
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
May 20, 2013
May 27, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jun 26, 2013