A loan of $3,000 helped to purchase fabric for sewing and promotion of her activities.


Shohida's story

Shohida is a 36-year-old, married woman, residing in the town of Konibodom. She has a husband, two daughters and one small son. Shohida's husband works as a cook, and her two daughters are in high school. Shohida herself is a seamstress. She is involved in sewing national quilts ("kurpa" and "kurpacha"). He has five years experience in this area and learned this business from her sister who is still helping her in her activities.

Shohida is very serious about her work and always fulfills orders on time. Shohida engages in sewing at home. Now she would like to expand the business. With this goal, she requested a loan to buy fabric for promoting activities.

She plans to use profits from these activities to repair her home.

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Translated from Russian by Kiva volunteer JD Bergeron



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