A loan of $1,050 helped to buy a sewing machine in order to continue her favorite activity.


Dilbar's story

In the town of Vahdat, many girls and women are engaged in needlework, sewing, knitting, and baking. One of the masters of Vahdat is Dilbar. She sews national dresses and takes orders at her home. Sewing and tailoring is her business. But unlike her sisters, she started doing this work much later. As children, her sisters already knew what they would become. Dilbar however found her purpose at 35 years old. Now, she is 45 years old. She sews and tailors, and admits that this is her favorite and a pleasant activity.

Dilbar wants to obtain a loan to use for purchasing a sewing machine in order to continue her favorite pastime.

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Translated from Russian by Kiva volunteer JD Bergeron



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