Badri lives in the village of Zeindari, Vani district. He is a widower and lives with his son, daughter in-law, and one-year-old grandchild. The total income of the family is 950 Lari per month, which comes from agriculture activities. In particular, he has a vineyard and owns a plot of land, where nut trees and greens are grown. Badri and his son harvest the grapes, nuts and greens to sell locally at the markets and get a monthly income. With the requested loan Badri plans to build a greenhouse, where different kinds of vegetables will be grown seasonally. He already has purchased wood materials, and with the requested amount he will buy polyethylene materials for covering the greenhouse. This will allow Badri to develop his agricultural business, which will be positively reflected in the family income and family 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.