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Total loan: $1,950


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Lezhe, Lezhë County, Albania / Agriculture

Kristian's loan finished fundraising,
but these similar borrowers just need a little more help to reach their goals!

A loan helped to add another cow and to buy the needed fodder for them to be able to make a better income.

Kristian's story

Kristian is a young cook from northern Albania. He has worked in one very famous restaurant where he had the chance to learn a lot from the best chefs in Albania. Now he is working in a restaurant located in the coastal line. Kristian lives with his elderly grandmother, his parents and his younger sister. His grandmother is retired and receives a small retirement pension, his father emigrates seasonally in Montenegro and helps his wife with the agricultural activities; while his sister is still schooling.

Kristian is hoping for the first time for Kiva lenders’ support, to help his mother to expand her agricultural activity. " I want to help her to buy another cow and the needed fodder for them so she will be able to sell more milk and two calves per year, and make a better income!" said Kristian during the interview.