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A loan of $850 helped to throw a wedding party for her child.


Ahliniso's story

Ahliniso is a master of her art. She is an experienced seamstress and creates masterpieces of Tajik traditional dresses. She is a hardworking and decent woman. But fate has been hard on this good woman. He husband left her and their three minor children. With an aim to providing her family with all the necessities, she started her own business six years ago. She sews dresses at home. Thanks to her good service, she has a wide circle of clients. She is planning to throw a wedding party, but doesn’t have the money. She needs to buy a dowry for her daughter and pay for the wedding celebration called a “domtalabon.” A “domotalabon” is a wedding celebration which the bride’s parents put on one week after the wedding. Ahliniso is requesting a loan of 4,000 somoni (TJS). She is relying on you and your kindness.

Translated from Russian by Kiva volunteer



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