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Sobir is a caring family man. He is 39 years old. He has three sons and two daughters who are aged from four to 14. His wife does not work; she looks after the children and the home. Sobir as head of the family supports the family on his own. He works part-time as an artisan, offering services in apartment repair. This is seasonal work and with the onset of cold weather he will have nearly no orders and his family is left without a source of income. Sobir planned for a long time and finally decided to start a new business. He was always interested in raising livestock. After all, this is a lucrative business and does not require much effort. In the yard of his home, Sobir has built a shed for keeping cattle and stocked it with hay and cattle feed. Now, in order to purchase himself cattle, he does not have the financial means and therefore he requested a loan. With the sum of the loan, Sobir wants to buy young bulls and calves, and to start his own business fattening and selling cattle. He is awaiting support.
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Собир заботливый семейный человек. Ему 39 лет. У него три сына и две дочери, которым с 4 по 14 лет. Его жена не работает, она ухаживает за детьми и домом. Собир как глава семьи сам обеспечивает семью. Он подзарабатывает мастером, предоставляющим услуги по ремонту квартир. Это сезонная работа и с наступлением холодов у него совсем не бывает заказов и его семья остается без источника дохода. Собир долго планировал и наконец решился начать новый бизнес. Его всегда интересовало животноводство. Ведь это прибыльный бизнес и не требует больших усилий. Собир во дворе дома построил сарай для содержания скота и запасся сеном и кормом для скота. Теперь, чтобы приобрести сам скот, ему не хватает финансовых средств и поэтому он обратился за кредитом. Собир на сумму от кредита хочет закупить молодых бычков и телят, и начать свой бизнес по откорму и продаже скота. Он ждет поддержки.

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This loan is part of Humo's startup loan program targeting particularly vulnerable clients who live at subsistence and do not qualify for the standard loan due to lack of income from an existing business. This program offers clients up to a 4-month grace period on the loan. 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 MLO Humo and Partners

MLO Humo and Partners is a microfinance institution in Tajikistan that aims to support vulnerable and underserved populations living in rural areas through financial and consulting services for small businesses. Kiva loans are used by groups and individual borrowers to start and grow businesses and build brighter futures for themselves, their families and their communities. This is especially important in Tajikistan, the poorest country in Central Asia, where more than two-thirds of the population lives below the poverty line.


About Tajikistan

  • $2,700
    Average annual income
  • 214
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    Tajikistan Loans Fundraising
  • $31,061,500
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,050 helped Sobir a loan of $1,050 helps Sobir to buy young bulls and calves in order to start a business in fattening and selling cattle.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Oct 23, 2013
Nov 1, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jun 17, 2014