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Blerinda

Elbasan, Elbasan County, Albania / Health

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A loan helped to pay for a poor woman's husband's medical clinic expenses so he will feel less pain during winter season.


Blerinda's story

Blerinda is a 32-year-old woman from Elbasan city, a city in central Albania, one of the poorest cities of Albania.

Blerinda is a devoted wife of a disabled husband and mother to two little children ages 8 and 5 years old. Blerinda's day is mainly focused on taking care of her children and her husband; she also performs a little agricultural activity for her family's needs. "I haven't ever got out for a party as my husband can't attend them! Some of you would wonder why did I marry a disabled man? Because at my parents house I didn't have what to eat! The nights when we went to sleep with our stomach empty were very common! Even though, I thank God for blessing me with two adorable children! I hope they will have a better life than me, and possibly to take me only once on vacation. My biggest dream is to see once the sea!" said this poor lady, during a long and touching interview.

Blerinda is asking for the first time for a loan to be able to pay for her husband's medical clinic expenses. She hopes to find your understanding on this matter so he won't feel much pain during the winter season.

The only income of the family comes from the disability pension and her pension as a caretaker.