A loan of $1,050 helped to purchase food products for her store, to develop her business.


Zilyat's story

Zilyat is a resident of the Gissar region. She is 43 years old. She is married and has four children. Her children study and work. Zilyat herself earns money for living working with retail. She opened a grocery store not long ago, and has developed this business for four months already. She mainly sells butter, sugar, tea, pasta, eggs, biscuits, wafers, chocolate, candy, refreshments and so on. Her goods are constantly in demand and quickly sell out. Her children help her with the business. Currently Zilyat would like to increase the assortment of products and expand her business. With this intention she applied for a loan. Zilyat would like to save the income from the business and in the future renovate her house and marry away her eldest son.

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Translated from Russian by Kiva volunteer Audhild A.



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