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Total loan: $1,450


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Lac, Lezhë County, Albania / Construction

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A loan helped to buy marble for his processing business.

Roland's story

Roland is a 49-year-old man from northern Albania. His main business activity for many years has been processing marble and stones. Four years ago, one of his machines broke down and he had no savings to cover the repairs. Two years ago, Roland requested a Kiva loan so that he could restart his business, for which he is extremely grateful to the lenders.

Roland is now requesting the support of the Kiva lenders once again so that he can stock up on marble in order to have inventory for his business. As a result, he will be able to keep his business in operation and provide for his family.

Roland is a father of two children, a daughter who is married and a teenage son who is studying in Italy. When his son turns 18, his school will provide him with official documents so that he will have the same rights as an Italian citizen.

Roland thanks all of the lenders for their support and wishes them the very best.