A loan of $1,175 helped to buy several rolls of fabric for sewing women's clothing.


Soimakhon's story

Soimakhon is a very hardworking and artistic person. She was born in 1969 in a village of the Isfara district. She has four children. Soimakhon is involved in sewing women's dresses. She works as a seamstress at one of the ateliers in the city of Isfara. Soimakhon loves her work very much and does it with satisfaction. She has a lot of clients, all of whom are very pleased and express a lot gratitude to Soimakhon for her golden hands. Because this business provides the sole source of income for Soimakhon's family, she spends almost all of her time sewing dresses. She says, "My work gives me a good profit and when I sew, I get a huge satisfaction from my work." Soimakhon combines pleasure with usefulness. Soimakhon has been working with Arvand since 2010 and is one of the active clients of the organization. She is a very punctual person and never violated the financing terms. Currently, she wants to obtain another loan and buy several rolls of fabric for sewing women's clothing. She expresses gratitude to Arvand for the financial partnership.

Translated from Russian by Kiva volunteer Anna Sorokina-Hailey



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