Evgenia is 56 years old. She lives in the Gurjaani district with her retired husband, two sons, one daughter and one daughter-in-law. She works in a lemonade factory and her sons are artisans working on private orders. They earn a small monthly income.
The family owns a plot of land where they grow maize and sell it locally at the market. They also have one pig which will be sold for meat in the future.
With the requested loan Evgenia wants to develop her farming and buy three milk cows. She will milk them and make dairy products which will be sold locally at the markets. This will give her a greater monthly income and Evgenia will be able to improve her family's living conditions.
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.