A loan of $2,000 helped to purchase food products to sell in order to expand her business.

Pazilat's story

Pazilat is a married 55-year-old woman who lives in Dushanbe. She has two grown children - a 24-year-old daughter, and a 22-year-old son. Her son is currently working as a migrant in Russia. Pazilat works as a vendor. Two years ago, Pazilat opened a grocery store near her home. There, she sells goods such as sugar, tea, cookies, wafers, rolls, butter, chocolate, candies, drinks, sausages, sour cream, and so forth, as well as household items. Her merchandise is always in demand, and brings her a good profit, which she uses to provide for her family and expand her business. Pazilat is a joyful and punctual woman. She treats her customers with kindness and politeness. Pazilat has requested a loan to increase her merchandise stock. She plans to use the loan to increase the assortment of food products she sells.

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Translated from Russian by Kiva volunteer Aleksandra Fridman

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