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Total loan: $1,475


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Lezhe, Lezhë County, Albania / Agriculture

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A loan helped to buy a cow to add it to his two, so he will be able to provide a better income for his family.

Mario's story

Mario is a 43 years old hardworking man living in a small village near Lezha city. He has built himself the house where his family lives, and besides this he is the main caretaker of the garden. "I love order and beauty, I think this makes me obsessed with my house and everything related to it!"-said Mario during the interview.

Mario is married and proud father of three children, a 20 year old son, who is his biggest support in his construction activities; a 16 years old son, who is still schooling; and a 5 years old daughter, who is the biggest joy for the entire family. Mario does construction activities whenever he receives any request, while he performs also agricultural activities with the help of his wife. They have two cows currently, but they want to add an other one, as it will directly impact their family monthly income and wellbeing.

Mario hopes to have Kiva lenders understanding and invites you all to visit his small village when the COVID-19 situation is stabilized.