A loan helped to pay the healthcare costs for a needed surgery, so she will recover quickly and be able to lead a productive and fulfilling life.


Blerina's story

Blerina is a 40-year-old woman who was originally from northern Albania but moved to the capital city several years ago, with the hope that there she would be able to provide a better future for her children. She is a devoted wife and mother to three teenage children and works in an equipment assembly plant. She suffers from serious health problems as a result of an injury she had when she was very young, which makes her life difficult and causes a lot of discomfort.

Doctors have told her that she must have a surgery in order to get better. Blerina is seeking a Kiva loan in order to pay the healthcare costs from this surgery that she needs. She hopes that with your support she will recover quickly and be able to lead a productive and fulfilling life.


This loan is special because:

It helps families pay for potentially life-saving medical expenses.



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