Ingizar is from the village of Kharajalari in the Kartli region. She is 62 years old and lives with her family: her husband, Javanshir; their 36-year-old son; their daughter-in-law, and their 12-year-old granddaughter, who goes to school.
Ingizar and her husband earn a living through vegetable growing. They own agricultural land with a total area of 1,500 sq. meters. The family grows greens on the land. Ingizar sells harvested greens in Tbilisi, the capital city of the country. Ingizar’s son is a worker in the village. The total average monthly income of the family is 1,200 GEL.
Ingizar requested credit for diversifying the family’s agricultural activities. She plans to purchase calves. She will feed them during winter months and sell for a higher price in spring. The family will have more income. Ingizar plans to make some savings from the earned profit, as she wants to renovate the family house in the nearest future.
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LLC Credo (Credo) is a microfinance organization in Georgia that provides sustainable credit services to alleviate poverty in rural areas, including business loans, agriculture loans, household loans, crop insurance and more. Kiva lenders’ funds are used to help the organization expand its outreach to even more entrepreneurs, farmers and households in remote areas.