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Total loan: $1,800


Korce, Korçë County, Albania / Education

Gëzim's loan finished fundraising, but these other borrowers need your support

A loan helped to pay fees for his youngest son to finish his master's degree studies and find a good job.

Gëzim's story

Gëzim is a hardworking 57-year-old man from a village in south Albania, very near to the Greek border. He is a proud father of two adult sons. His oldest son is married and a teacher by profession and lives with his family while Gëzim's youngest son is still studying. He is in the last year of a master's degree program to become a vet. For the first time, Gëzim is hoping for support from Kiva lenders to pay for his youngest son to study towards a master's degree so he will be able to finish his studies and find a good job.

Gëzim said during the interview, "I have been practicing agriculture for a long time now. I even used to go to Greece to work seasonally, but now due to my age they don't employ me anymore, so I am only working in Albania. This is why I am not able to support my son!"

Gëzim thanks all Kiva lenders for the support. You will enable him to also support his youngest son to finish his studies.