A loan of $1,000 helped to buy a car in order to offer taxi services.

Jonsho's story

Jonsho has an open heart and is a good family man. He lives with his wife, two daughters, and his mother in Kulyab. He is 38 years old. He is the sole breadwinner for the family. He makes a living by providing home repair services. This is seasonal work and Jonsho sometimes is left without orders. Now Jonsho intends to start another activity that will bring a steady income.

Jonsho has driving experience and he decided to offer taxi services. To this end, he applied for a loan. With the loan and his savings, he wants to buy a car. The duration of his working hours will be from six in the morning to five in the evening. During the day, he will make 15 trips on the town's travel routes.

Thanks to the loan, Jonsho will have his business, bringing a steady income.

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Translated from Russian by Kiva volunteer JD Bergeron

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