A loan of $1,050 helped to buy building materials such as cement and lumber for repairing house.


Marhamat's story

Marhamat is a hardworking, warmhearted woman. She was born in 1961. Since she was very young, she has worked hard to earn money for her family. She married early, had 4 children, and has been raising them. She has always been the breadwinner in the family, because her husband has a small salary. She has worked as a baker in a sweets shop for the past ten years. She knows all of the ins and outs of her job. She knows how to bake delicious cakes. She has always tried to provide a decent standard of living for her children. Now she is planning to repair her house. She is asking for a loan in the amount of 5000 somoni to buy building materials, such as cement, lumber, etc. She awaits your kind assistance and is counting in your generosity.

Translated from Russian by Kiva volunteer Peter and Lynne Weil



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