Chabuki is 45 years old and lives in the Terjola district. He lives with his wife and two children (11 and 16 years old). The family runs a dairy farm of two milk cows, whose milk is used in cheese products. The cheese is sold at the local open market. In addition, Chabuki owns three pigs and sells piglets seasonally. The family has a vineyard as well; they produce wine with the harvested grapes, which they sell locally. Besides his agricultural activities, Chabuki works as a cook at a restaurant and earns a small monthly salary. Chabuki is a hardworking man who is responsible and very well known in the area for his big heart and friendliness with others. Chabuki requested a loan to purchase chicks and start poultry farming. Chabuki will raise chickens and then sell the hens at a good price. He considers his business to be profitable, since it generates a good income that enables him to improve the living conditions of his family.
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.