A loan helped valentina to purchase retail supply materials, such as textiles.


Valentina's story

Valentina is a 31-year-old, married woman and comes from the Ashkalinj minority community. She is the mother of a small child and does her best to provide her family with sustainable living conditions.

Additionally, for the past five years, Valentina has been engaged into entrepreneurial activities and has established a small retail shop. The retail services include textile materials, clothing, and toys.

Since the business has been going well, Valentina has decided to request a Kiva loan. The loan will be used to purchase retail supply materials, such as textiles. She believes that this investment will enable her to generate more customers and satisfy their needs.

With that being said, she is thankful to all of the Kiva lenders for their support!


This loan is special because:

It supports the social and economic well being of low-income families.



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