Tsiuri, 50, lives in a small village in South Georgia. She is a widow and lives alone and works as a nurse in the village. Along with her main job, Tsiuri is busy with an agricultural business as well. She grows maize and potatoes on her own plot of land and sells harvested products in the local market. Her total average monthly income is 340 Laris.
Tsiuri has requested credit to purchase a milk cow. She will start cheese production and sell it in the local market. Her income will increase and she will use it for purchasing additional household goods to improve her living conditions.
About LLC Micro Finance Organization Credo
LLC Credo (Credo) is a microfinance organization in Georgia that provides sustainable credit services to alleviate poverty in rural areas, including business loans, agriculture loans, household loans, crop insurance and more. Kiva lenders’ funds are used to help the organization expand its outreach to even more entrepreneurs, farmers and households in remote areas.