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Total loan: $1,325


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Gardabani, Kvemo Kartli, Georgia / Clothing

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A loan helped to purchase clothes for resale locally at a higher price and so gain profit.

Punkhan's story

Punkhan is 57-year-old married woman. She lives with her husband and son in the small village of Gardabani district. The family has a plot of agricultural land, where they grow greens. In addition, they have 3 cows and Punkhan produces dairy products. She sells dairy products with the harvested greens locally. Punkhan wants to do additional business and requested a loan. The Start Up program, which is a joint initiative with Kiva and Credo enables her to get a loan of 3000 GEL. With the received credit Punkhan will purchase a wide assortment of clothes in Turkey and will resell at higher price. She will gain profit and will be able to improve the living conditions of her family.