Update on AndranikAndranik is 49 years old and he lives in the village of Khdranc in Syunik region. Andranik is married and he has two sons and a daughter. His daughter is married and she lives separately with her family, his elder son is doing military service and the smallest one is still school-aged. Andranik used to work as a welder, then as a driver, but now he is fully engaged in farming and agriculture with his wife. He has a rich farm with 5 cows, 25 sheep and 20 chickens. He also has a greenhouse he built on his own, where he cultivates greens and onions. On his plot of land he raises a great range of fruit trees and vegetables such as beans, cucumber and potatoes. All his farm products he sells right from his house to his customers or to re-sellers.
Andarnik is asking for a loan of 500.000 Armenian drams since he wants to buy new sort of potato seedlings and he also wants to buy several piglets and make his farm richer with farm animals.
Previous Loan DetailsAndranik was born in 1964 in the Hdrants village and graduated from the Ehvardsk village school. Andranik is married and has three children. His sons attend the Kapan secondary school, daughter graduated from the Kapan medical college last year and is now unemployed. Andranik's wife is also un... More from Andranik's previous loan »
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This loan is designed for borrowers in rural areas with a special focus on the agribusiness sector in Armenia.
About “Nor Horizon”
“Nor Horizon” UCO LLC is committed to promoting poverty alleviation in Armenia by providing high-quality financial and other business development services to enterprising individuals in under-served rural and urban markets who have a strong will to establish and develop their own small-scale businesses. Originally created as the Armenian micro credit program of Oxfam (Great Britain) in late 1995, “Nor Horizon” LLC has been licensed under supervision of the Central Bank of Armenia since early 2006.
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