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Khomida is a hardworking woman of 60, married and with one child. Her husband raises livestock. Khomida learned to sew traditional Tajik men's "chapan" robes when she was young. She is very skilled with her hands. She sews precisely and has her own customers at the market where she sells her creations. She wants to improve their living conditions by earning more money by renting garden space and growing and processing apricots. She will then sell the dried apricots ("kuraga") at the local market. Her husband will help her run the new business. She is requesting a loan in the amount of 5000 somoni to buy an orchard's worth of apricot trees. She awaits your kind assistance. This loan will help her obtain a new source of income.
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Хомида трудолюбивая женщина. Ей 60 лет. Она замужем и имеет 1 ребенка. Ее муж занимается скотоводством. Хомида с юных лет научилась шить национальный мужской зимний халат «чапан». Она имеет очень умелые руки. Она шьёт очень аккуратно и имеет своих клиентов на рынке, где она реализует свою продукцию. Она хочет улучшить условию проживания, путём заработки больше денег. Она хочет купить абрикосовый сад и переработать абрикосы. Она будет продавать разработанные абрикосы, то есть «курага» на местном рынке. Ее муж будет помогать ей введению нового бизнеса. Она запрашивает займ на сумму 5000 сомони для покупки абрикосового сада. Она ждет вашу доброту. Этот займ поможет ей найти нового источника дохода.

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About IMON International

IMON International (IMON) is a micro-deposit organization in Tajikistan that provides entrepreneurs with access to high quality financial products and services, including business loans, agriculture loans, consumer loans and micro-leases. Aiming to alleviate poverty, the organization helps unbanked individuals establish businesses in different sectors, including manufacturing, agriculture and service. Kiva lenders’ funds will help the organization to expand its outreach to even more entrepreneurs, farmers and traders in Tajikistan.

About Tajikistan

  • $2,700
    Average annual income
  • 254
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    Tajikistan Loans Fundraising
  • $32,113,175
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 4.8
    Tajikistan Somoni (TJS) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,050 helped Homida to buy an orchard's worth of apricot trees.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
11 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jul 4, 2013
Jul 12, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Apr 17, 2014