Firuza is 24 years old, married, and has two children. Her husband is a master of repairing houses. Firuza is a sewer, which she has been doing for four years. She works in a workshop from 7 AM to 5 PM, six days in a week. She works hard to earn a living as her husband’s income is small. Little by little she is developing her business and attracting clients.
Firuza is requesting a loan for 5,000 Somoni which she will use to organize a circumcision ceremony for her son.
About IMON International
IMON International (IMON) is a micro-deposit organization in Tajikistan that provides entrepreneurs with access to high quality financial products and services, including business loans, agriculture loans, consumer loans and micro-leases. Aiming to alleviate poverty, the organization helps unbanked individuals establish businesses in different sectors, including manufacturing, agriculture and service. Kiva lenders’ funds will help the organization to expand its outreach to even more entrepreneurs, farmers and traders in Tajikistan.