Love making a difference with Kiva? Your donations keep us running.

Thank you for the impact you’ve made this year! Together we’ve funded more than 170,000 loans and raised more than $120 million for financially excluded people around the world. It costs us more than $3 to facilitate each $25 loan, and we rely on optional donations from individuals like you to cover our costs.

Other amount

100%

funded

Total loan: $3,000

Samvel

Darbas village, Syunik region, Syunik Province, Armenia / Agriculture

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


A loan helped to pay for a horse and a sheep shaver.


Samvel's story

Samvel is a veterinarian. In addition to his professional work, he keeps livestock. The family's main income come from the livestock. Their current income is not enough to cover the family’s daily expenses. Samvel would like to purchase a horse, as well as a sheep shaver. Samvel will be able to shear the sheep and the wool not only for the family needs, but also to sell. This will help Samvel to get additional income and insure a brighter future for his family. Samvel lives together with his wife and two children.