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George is from the Terjola district of West Georgia. He is 20 years old and lives with his retired grandparents. The family is involved in an agricultural business. In particular, they run a small dairy farm with four milk cows, whose milk is used in cheese products. The cheese is sold at the local open market. In addition, George has a vineyard and sells grapes seasonally. He does all of the relevant agricultural work to ensure a good harvest. Besides this, George has five sheep and sells lambs.

He is very hard-working young man, with a great desire to get ahead. George wants to make some improvements and repairs to his old house, but the amount of money he has isn't enough, so he is requesting a loan to cover the costs of repairing the house such as changing windows, painting, etc. Taking this loan will create for George and his family suitable living conditions and enable them to enjoy living in their house.

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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
  • 37
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    Georgia Loans Fundraising
  • $8,073,000
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 1.7
    Georgia Lari (GEL) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $625 helped George to renovate his house.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Dec 12, 2012
Dec 14, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jan 18, 2014