A loan helped to built a new stable for her 70 sheep so they will have a safer and warmer place to stay during the upcoming freezing winter season of Korca city.


Gurije's story

Gurije is a 58 year old woman from a southeastern Albanian village. She is a devoted wife, mother and grandmother of two. She lives with her husband and her son's family at a village house her husband built years ago. To provide for the family Gurije and her husband practice agriculture. They have 70 sheep from which they sell the milk and the lambs.

As you can see in the back of the photo, Gurije's sheep's stable is in very bad condition. She is asking for Kiva lenders support to built a new stable for her 70 sheep so they will have a safer and warmer place to stay during the upcoming freezing winter season of Korca city.

Gurije thanks you all in advance and wishes everyone a prosperous New Year.


This loan is special because:

It supports excluded and displaced populations in Albania.



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