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Taji is 59 years old and she is from the J.Rumy district. Taji has a big family, consisting of sons, a daughter-in-law and granddaughters. All of them live peacefully in one house. Taji has been working at a movie theater for several years. She wants to obtain this loan to purchase a sewing machine for her daughter-in-law. Her daughter-in-law can sew very well and make women's national dresses, but does not have a sewing machine. Taji wants her daughter-in-law to use her talent, and, besides, this business is profitable. Taji wants to help her daughter-in-law. This is why she is requesting this loan. Help Taji!
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Тачи 59 лет она из района Дж.Руми. У Тачи большая семья, состоящая из сыновей, невестки и внучки. Все они мирно живут в одном доме. Тачи в течение нескольких лет работает в кинотеатре. Она хочет взять кредит, чтобы купить своей невестке швейную машинку. Ее невестка очень хорошо умеет шить и кроить национальные женские платья, но не имеет швейной машинки. Тачи не хочет, чтобы ее невестка не использовала свой талант и к тому же такая деятельность прибыльная. Тачи хочет помочь невестке. По этой причине она берет кредит. Помогите Тачи!

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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
  • 213
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    Tajikistan Loans Fundraising
  • $31,059,800
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 4.8
    Tajikistan Somoni (TJS) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $525 helped Taji to purchase a sewing machine for her daughter-in-law.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Nov 12, 2013
Nov 21, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Dec 17, 2014