A loan of $2,800 helped to buy cows.

Nazira's story

Nazira is 34, married, and lives with her spouse and two children. She has a specialized high school degree in nursing. In 2007, Nazira started an agricultural business with 25,000 som. She raises livestock and plants crops, and currently has four milk cows, one horse, ten sheep, and 1.8 hectares of irrigated land that she uses to plant potatoes every year. The family is actively involved in helping Nazira around the farm. In order to expand her business, Nazira asked the microfinance bank Bai-Tushum and Partners for a loan of 135,000 som in order to buy cows, which she will fatten and resell for profit. With the income from this loan, Nazira plans to buy more cattle and to save money for her childrens' education.

Translated from Russian by Kiva volunteer Laura Hendrickson

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