A loan helped to buy merchandise to open a clothing shop so she will manage to make a good income for her family.


Elida's story

Elida is a 37-year-old woman. She is married and a happy mother of two little boys. Unfortunately things have not been so easy for her family. One of her sons has health problems and for this needs someone who can take care of him. Elida has been taking care of him and her husband has been working to provide for the entire family. He is a painter.

Elida wants to help her husband with the family income and for this has rented a place in the city of Lezha and wants to sell clothes in order to make a second income for the family. Her husband will help her with the ill son, as he has less work after the summer season. If the business works well, Elida means to hire someone who can help her with the shop while she takes care of her son.

Elida is asking for the first time for Kiva lenders to support her to buy clothes for her shop in order to secure a good income for her family.


This loan is special because:

It helps women start a new business.



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