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Tsoghik has been engaged in agriculture for 10 years. She raises chickens and grows vegetables and fruit for sale. Earlier Tsoghik also raised pigs, but due to last year's pig disease in the Syunik region, she does not have any pigs left. Tsoghik sells the resulting products - eggs, vegetables and fruits - in Kapan and Kajaran.

Tsoghik is 45 years old. She lives in Kapan. Tsoghik is married and has three children: Two daughters and one son. The daughters are already married and live separately from their parents, and the son currently lives in Russia. Tsoghik's husband works as a driver in one of Kapan's organizations and at the same time helps his wife with the farming, thanks to which they support the family.

Tsoghik wants to resume the raising of pigs, since it is very profitable. For this, Tsoghik needs a loan in the sum of 550,000 dram, which she will spend on buying some piglets.
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Цохик (Tsoghik) занимается сельскохозяйственным бизнесом на протяжении 10 лет. Она разводит кур, выращивает овощи и фрукты на продажу. Раньше Цохик также разводила свиней, но из-за прошлогодней болезни свиней в Сюникском регионе, у нее не осталось ни одной свиньи.
Полученную сельскохозяйственную продукцию: яйца, овощи и фрукты, Цохик реализует в городах Капане и Каджаране.
Цохик 45 лет. Она проживает в Капане. Цохик замужем и у нее трое детей: две дочери и сын. Дочери уже замужем и проживают отдельно от родителей, сын в настоящее время живет в России. Муж Цохик работает водителем в одной из организаций Капана и одновременно помогает жене в ведении сельского хозяйства, благодаря которому они содержат семью.
Цохик хочет возобновить занятие свиноводством, так как это довольно прибыльное занятие. Для этого Цохик необходим кредит на сумму 550.000 драм, который она потратит на покупку нескольких поросят.

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“Nor Horizon” UCO LLC is committed to promoting poverty alleviation in Armenia by providing high-quality financial and other business development services to enterprising individuals in under-served rural and urban markets who have a strong will to establish and develop their own small-scale businesses. Originally created as the Armenian micro credit program of Oxfam (Great Britain) in late 1995, “Nor Horizon” LLC has been licensed under supervision of the Central Bank of Armenia since early 2006.

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  • $6,300
    Average annual income
  • 128
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    Armenia Loans Fundraising
  • $14,350,650
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 392.5
    Armenia Drams (AMD) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,425 helped Tsoghik to buy some piglets for her farm.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
26 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Apr 13, 2012
Apr 19, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Sep 17, 2013