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Mahina is a young, unmarried woman, engaged in baking. She is 26 years old and lives with her parents in the city of Dushanbe. After graduating from high school, Mahina was not able to go to college. In order not to sit around, she learned to bake muffins and cookies for sale. She was then 19 years old. From then until today, she has been in this business. She has become a master in this field.

In her yard, Mahina has a small shop where she bakes delicious muffins and cookies, then serves them hot to other shops and supermarkets. Her goods are quickly spreading and her customers are increasing, which brings her a good income.

Now Mahina wants to increase her production. She is requesting a loan to buy flour, margarine, sugar, walnuts, and eggs to bake a large quantity of cakes and cookies for sale.
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Махина молодая незамужняя девушка, занимающаяся выпечкой. Ей 26 лет и живет она с родителями в городе Душанбе. Махина после окончания школы не смогла поступить в ВУЗ. Чтобы без дела не сидеть она научилась выпеканию булочек и печенье для продажи. Ей тогда было 19 лет. С тех пор и по настоящее время она занимается данным бизнесом. Она является мастером в своем деле. Махина при дворе своего дома имеет маленький цех, где она выпекает вкусные булочки, печенье и затем в горячем виде распределяет их по магазинам и супермаркетам. Ее товар быстро расходится и ее клиенты увеличиваются, что приносит ей хороший доход. Сейчас Махина хочет увеличить свое производство. Она просит кредит для закупа муки, маргарина, сахара, грецких орехов и яиц для выпечки большего количества булочек и печенье на продажу.

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About MDO Humo and Partners

MDO 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.

About Tajikistan

  • $2,700
    Average annual income
  • 225
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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 $2,100 helped Mahina to purchase flour, margarine, sugar, walnuts, and eggs for baking cakes and cookies to sell.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
20 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jun 18, 2013
Jul 19, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jun 17, 2014