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Total loan: $1,950


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Gavar, Gegharkunik Province, Armenia / Retail

Amalya's loan finished fundraising,
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A loan helped To buy a new assortment of cosmetics and personal hygiene supplies to sell.

Amalya's story

Amalya has a big family, but now she lives alone in a small city, Gavar, which is in the Gegharkunik region. Amalya is married, and she has three daughters, all of whom are married and living separately with their families. Her husband is working abroad in the Russian Federation, where he does building and repair work. Amalya’s education is vocational, and for two years she has worked at the garment factory. She has been in the trading business for 15 years. Amalya rents a stall in Gavar's trading center and sells cosmetics, men's and women's perfumes, self-hygiene supplies and different varieties of hairdryers. With the profit from her business Amalya pays her monthly bills and, from time to time, helps her daughters’ families. Amalya asks a loan of 800.000 Armenian drams for the development of her trading business, so she can buy a new assortment of cosmetics and personal hygiene supplies to sell in her stall in Gavar's market. Amalya would be greatly touched if she would be supported by Kiva lenders.