A loan of $2,000 helped to buy three cows to start her new business.


Mahbuba's story

Mahbuba is a senior citizen - she is 57 years old. She is a native of the Vakhsh District. Mahbuba is preparing for her new business. She plans to start breeding livestock. For many years, Mahbuba raised cows out of necessity for her family. Now she wants to turn her hobby into a profitable business. Mahbuba is requesting a loan for 2000 USD to buy three cows to fatten them up and resell them. She is going to gather feed for her cattle from her plot of land. Mahbuba plans to fatten up the cattle over the course of 30 to 35 days. Her daughter-in-law will help her with this. Mahbuba has two sons who are married and have children. Her sons are currently working abroad in Russia, while their wives and children live with Mahbuba. Mahbuba wants to improve the financial situation of her family with the help of her new business. She really relies on your support.

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Translated from Russian by Kiva volunteer Hilary Hemmings



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