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Sharkiya is a conscientious woman. She is 32 years old, divorced, lives with her mother and has no children. She has long dreamed of starting her own business. To this end, she enrolled in the "Get Ahead" program, organized by the Association of Business Women. She successfully graduated from the course and received a certificate of completion. Now, she is ready to start her own business. Since she is a talented seamstress, she wants to start making clothes for women and for children. Sharkiya is asking for a loan of 10,000 somoni (TJS) to buy two sewing machines for her new enterprise. She is waiting for your kindness.
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Шаркия добросовестная женщина. Ей 32 года. Она разведена и не имеет детей. Шаркия живет вместе со своей матерью. Она давно мечтает организовать свой бизнес. С такой целью она участвовала в курсе «Добейся Успеха» организованной Ассоциация Деловых Женщин. После завершения курса она получила сертификат. Теперь она готова начать бизнес. Она хочет организовать бизнес шитьем женской одежды, так как она является опытной портнихой. Шаркия запрашивает займ на сумму 10000 сомони для покупки 2 швейных машинок, чтобы организовать бизнес. Она ждет вашу доброту.

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This loan is part of IMON International's startup loan program called Sarchashma ("spring" in the local language). Sarchashma loans are tailored to women who have feasible business ideas but lack the funds to get started. In addition to credit, these women also receive special training from the National Association of Business Women of Tajikistan to develop business plans. They also have the opportunity to participate in IMON's "Woman Entrepreneur, Get Ahead" program, a three-day intensive training course. By funding this loan, you are supporting borrowers who have limited options to start and grow small businesses. This has the potential to alleviate the effects of poverty, significantly improving borrowers' incomes and their families' quality of life. 

About IMON International

IMON International (IMON) is a micro-deposit organization in Tajikistan that provides entrepreneurs with access to high quality financial products and services, including business loans, agriculture loans, consumer loans and micro-leases. Aiming to alleviate poverty, the organization helps unbanked individuals establish businesses in different sectors, including manufacturing, agriculture and service. Kiva lenders’ funds will help the organization to expand its outreach to even more entrepreneurs, farmers and traders in Tajikistan.

About Tajikistan

  • $2,700
    Average annual income
  • 232
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    Tajikistan Loans Fundraising
  • $32,063,325
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 4.8
    Tajikistan Somoni (TJS) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $2,100 helped Sharkiya to buy two sewing machines to launch her new business.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jul 31, 2013
Aug 27, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Oct 21, 2013