A loan of $2,000 helped to buy calves and begin a new business in animal husbandry.


Safarmahmad's story

Safarmahmad lives in the Jilikul district, situated in southern Tajikistan. Jilikul is unlike other regions of Tajikistan, in that its climate and unique environment are conducive to agriculture. Forty-four year old Safarmahmad, taking advantage of the favorable climate of his native area, wants to start raising animals. However, he needs financing to start a new business. He is asking for a loan to buy calves. He plans to raise the livestock in a barn. Safarmahmad is sure of himself and that his business will be successful. Help him.

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Translated from Russian by Kiva volunteer Anna Hazen



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