Halim is from Kosovo. He is married, and is the father of three children. Halim is working as a welder and he is the only person in his area who works in this profession. This businness is main source of income for his family.
He applied for a loan from Kiva partner KosInvest to buy working tools and raw materials. these tools will help him improve his business. When he doesn't have enough work as a welder, he is trading woods.
KosInvest is a micro-enterprise development organization that provides loans to help people in rural Kosovo generate more income and improve their living conditions. It offers a wide range of loan products, from loans tailored to micro and small enterprises to loans designed to help women-headed households.