A loan of $1,025 helped to buy fabrics, so that she can sew curtains for resale.


Mahbuba's story

Mahbuba lives in the northern city of Khujand. Khujand is a beautiful city with ancient history, a rich culture, and many talented people. Mahbuba, a seamstress, is one of those talented people. She is 30 years old and the mother of two children, ages 4 and 1. Her children are her motivation to always move forward. Mahbuba sews blinds and curtains and works from orders. She is hoping to receive a loan in order to buy some fabrics to sew curtains. Once she has a lot of fabric, she will be able to sew many curtains and sell a large quantity of merchandise. Her goal is to increase her profitability in order to be able to provide for her children.

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Translated from Russian by Kiva volunteer Sophie Narayan



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