A loan of $600 helped to begin trading in scrap-iron.


Gocha's story

Gocha is 30 years old. He lives with his family in Senaki district. Gocha is unemployed and decided to be self-employed and requested a loan. The Start Up program, which is a joint initiative with Kiva and Credo enables him to get a loan of 600 USD.

With the received credit he will purchase scrap-iron from different villages and then will begin trade it at higher price. Gocha hopes that the business will be profitable and he is very motivated to generate his own income. He awaits your support.


This loan is special because:

It helps people in vulnerable populations start a new business.



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