Leila is from Tianeti district. She is 52 years old and lives with her husband, two grown sons and daughter-in-law. Leila is a nurse at the local dispensary and gets a monthly salary. Her sons work for a private company to earn monthly income. Leila’s daughter-in-law is a student. The family runs an agricultural business. In particular, they have 3 calves and 4 milk cows, whose milk is used in dairy products. Leila sells them in the capital city as well in their local village. Leila works hard, to save money and improve the living conditions for the family.
She requested a loan to purchase calves. Leila will raise them and after several months she will sell them at a good price. This will increase the family income. With the increased income, the family will expand their agricultural activities and improve their living conditions.
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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.