A loan of $525 helped to buy a sewing machine in order to start a sewing business.


Nigora's story

Nigora is a 23-year-old young woman living in the J. Rumy district. She is still unmarried, and lives with her mother and brother. Nigora has decided to start her own business. She studied this occupation, and now wants to put her skills to work. In order to reach her goal, Nigora is asking for a loan to purchase a sewing machine. She plans to take orders to sew traditional women's dresses. Seamstress services are in high demand in the district. Almost all women and girls prefer to order custom dresses. Nigora is ready to seriously dive into this profitable business, and to use her income to help her mother provide for the family.

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Translated from Russian by Kiva volunteer Anna Hazen



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