A loan of $450 helped buying fish.


Hosiyat's story

Hosiyat N. was born in 1967, is married, and has four children. She began her business by selling fruit and vegetables. She has ten years of experience. She trades in the Dekhanbozor market in Gissar, selling fruit, vegetables, chicken eggs, and, in season, fish both fried and raw. Hosiyat has many regular customers who frequently buy her fish wholesale for cafeterias and bars. Hosiyat wants to increase sales to make more money. She buys her goods from small farmers, fishermen, and suppliers from Khujand. Hosiyat wants to take out a loan through Kiva for 1,500 somoni in order to buy fish.

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Translated from Russian by Kiva volunteer Melissa Kniazeva


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