A loan of $1,050 helped to purchase a computerized sewing machine for expanding her business.


Mashkhura's story

Mashkhura is a young and married woman of the age of 21. She lives together with her husband and small child in the northern part of Tajikistan, in the city of Istaravshan.

Mashkhura is independent and earns money for living herself. She has worked with sewing women's national dresses for a period of seven years. She sews beautifully and accurate, and therefore she always has many clients.

Mashkhura learned to cut and sew from her mother when she was already young. Currently her knowledge helps her support the family. Mashkhura requests a loan for the purchase of a computerized sewing machine to expand her business. She hopes for your support!

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Translated from Russian by Kiva volunteer Audhild A.



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