A loan helped to plant medicinal plants in order for this young man to make a good income at the end of the season.


Igli's story

Igli is a 23-year-old young man from a small village located in the southeast of Albania. He is living with his grandparents, as his father passed away years ago, while his mother works in Greece. Igli is engaged and looking forward to creating his own family but also wants to take care of his grandparents as they raised him and loves them very much.

To provide for his family, Igli does agricultural activities. He has 20 dynym of family land which is planted with corn, potatoes and beans, Igli is planning on renting some more land and wants to plant it with medicinal plants as thinks that he can earn much better.

Igli is asking for Kiva lenders' support for the first time, to rent the land, buy the seeds and fertilizers and have a good harvest at the end of the season.


This loan is special because:

It enables low-income farmers to access credit tailored to their needs.



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