A loan of $2,550 helps to buy goats for fattening, then selling, in local markets to increase his income and afford his family all their needs, as well as medical expenses for his mother.


Joseph's story

Joseph is 39, he lives in a small countryside area with his siblings and his aging mother in the same house. He is the breadwinner for all the family since the death of his father. He says that he will not marry before marrying his sisters first to good men to reassure them.

He started this small livestock business where he is raising animals like goats and lambs. He asked for two loans before and fully repaid them by their due dates.

He is asking for a loan to buy goats for fattening and raising, and then selling, at local markets to increase his income and afford his family all their needs, as well as medical expenses for his mother. He is hoping for a healthy life and stable life.


This loan is special because:

It contributes to sustainable development in a community with high unemployment.

Lev Plaves, Kiva staff

Lev Plaves
Kiva staff








Repayment schedule

*This loan is impacted by the COVID-19 crisis and your support is needed more than ever. Repayments may be delayed or lower than expected.


Repayment schedule

*This loan is impacted by the COVID-19 crisis and your support is needed more than ever. Repayments may be delayed or lower than expected.