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A loan of $1,300 helped to purchase building material for repairing the roof.

Marifat's story

Marifat works at a central polyclinic in her city. She is a nurse. Marifat has three sons. The eldest son lives far away from home; he and his family live and work in another country. However, when possible he sends money to Marifat. Marifat's second son works in an in-store bakery.

Marifat turned to MDO Arvand in order to get a loan for repairing the roof of her house. For several years the slate has deteriorated, and after heavy rain the roof started leaking. Currently Marifat would like to carry out repairs.

Marifat very much hopes that she can repair the roof before the winter, but the money she has saved up is not sufficient. To purchase new slate and repair the roof she needs more money. Marifat and her son very much hope that Arvand will help them and support financially.

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Translated from Russian by Kiva volunteer Audhild A.

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