A loan helped to continue his activity of selling used shoes in order to make a good income for this young man from a vulnerable community.


Petrit's story

Petrit is a 28-year-old young man from a vulnerable community. He lives alone in a small rented apartment in Elbasan city.

To provide for himself, Petrit works as a waiter. Despite the fact that he tries hard, as mostly he takes double shifts, Petrit is not satisfied with the income generated from his work.

His intention is to buy his own house and to save some money in order to create his own family in a near future. For this, he has rented a place and wants to sell used shoes during the day and maintain his actual job by doing the afternoon shift.

Petrit is asking for the first time for Kiva lenders' support to buy merchandise for his activity in order to make a good income for himself.


This loan is special because:

It provides young entrepreneurs the financial support to start or grow their own businesses.



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