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Ekaterine is 68 years old and lives with her husband in Terjola District. Ekaterine and her husband receive a retirement pension. Additionally, the family runs an agricultural business. They own 3 pigs, a calf and 3 milk cows, whose milk is used in cheese products. Furthermore, the family owns agricultural land and a vineyard. They grow different kinds of vegetables and pick grapes in the late summer. Ekaterine produces wine and vodka. She sells the agricultural products and dairy locally. Ekaterine is a very hard-working woman with a great experience in her work.

She requested a loan to renovate her house. Her existing house is old and damaged. Ekaterine will purchase building materials and repair it. Then, her family's living conditions will improve and they will be able to spend their evenings in a more comfortable environment after a hard day of work. Ekaterine hopes for your help and kindness.

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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.

About Housing Loans

Many poor families cannot afford housing that meets their needs. When you make a housing loan on Kiva, you give people access to flexible capital to obtain or improve their homes. Better housing means better health, sanitation, and even educational outcomes for children. A house can also be much more for entrepreneurs who run businesses out of their homes. In this way, housing and small business loans on Kiva share a common purpose: to alleviate poverty and enable families to enjoy more stable lives.

About Georgia

  • $6,100
    Average annual income
  • 38
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    Georgia Loans Fundraising
  • $7,802,825
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 1.7
    Georgia Lari (GEL) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,225 helped Ekaterine to renovate her house.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Oct 9, 2012
Nov 3, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jun 17, 2013