A loan of $1,700 helped to open a new market stall.

Shahrikhon's story

Shahrikhon is 44 years old. She has spent her whole life trying to help her family and her children. She has a 22 year-old son and a 19 year-old daughter. Shahrikhon's husband works as a lorry driver. He transports rocks, sand and gravel for use as building materials. Her son works abroad. Shahrikhon's only daughter helps her with her business. Shahrikhon has been selling socks, stockings, tights, breeches etc for 12 years now. At the moment Shahrikhon plans to expand her trading business. She wants to buy a clothes stall for her daughter to run in the market of the the city of Isfara. She also wants to buy goods from the cities Khujand and Istaravshan in order to stock her daughter's new stall.

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Translated from Russian by Kiva volunteer Max de Haldevang

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