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Update on Bukurije

Bukurije wants to thank all of the lenders for the previous loan, which she used to help her renovate her business work area and purchase a new sewing machine.

She was very satisfied with the lending process and the results she had from her business. As she wants to be able to continue her work, she is requesting another loan for the same business, but this time, to purchase materials in order to meet the needs and satisfaction of her customers.

She was able to improve her living conditions and generate more income. She is hopeful and excited to see her profits grow more with the help of another loan.

Previous Loan Details

Bukurije lives in Kosovo with her husband and their three children, who are between the ages fifteen to nine years old. All of them are attending school. Bukurije has been operating a tailoring business for more than 7 years. She makes tablecloths, curtains, skirts and dresses for her local custo... More from Bukurije's previous loan »

Additional Information

About KosInvest

KosInvest is a micro-enterprise development organization that provides loans to help people in rural Kosovo generate more income and improve their living conditions. It offers a wide range of loan products, from loans tailored to micro and small enterprises to loans designed to help women-headed households.

Concurrent and Successive Loans

Our Field Partners often work with borrowers over a series of loans as the borrowers build credit, take out bigger loans, and expand their businesses. In order to make it easier for our Field Partners to post loans for borrowers who have been listed on Kiva before, we allow them to post successive and concurrent loans for their Kiva borrowers. This means that our Field Partners are able to post a borrower's second, third, etc., loan on Kiva without having to re-enter all of the borrower's information.

This borrower has been listed on Kiva before, so you'll see an updated loan description, as well as excerpts of the original descriptions from earlier loans. Most borrowers take out loans consecutively, meaning that they receive a second loan after having repaid the first. However, sometimes our Field Partners give out concurrent loans, allowing borrowers to take out one primary loan and a secondary "add-on" loan along with it. These "add-on" loans are typically smaller than the borrower's primary loan and serve a different purpose. Because Field Partners can now post loans as successive and concurrent loans, you will be able to track borrower progress over time and see the various ways a borrower is working with our Field Partners through funds from Kiva’s lenders.


About Kosovo

  • $7,600
    Average annual income
  • 33
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    Kosovo Loans Fundraising
  • $1,948,125
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 0.7
    Euro (EUR) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,375 helped Bukurije to purchase materials in order to meet the needs of her customers.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
26 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Feb 24, 2014
Mar 7, 2014
Currency Exchange Loss:
Sep 17, 2015
This photo was used before for a previous loan for Bukurije. It was first posted on Kiva on Mar, 2013. Learn More