Inga is 36 years old; she lives in a small village of Samtskhe Javakheti Region, South Georgia with her family: her husband - Gela, and two children (15 and 17 years old), who study in the local school. Gela is a building worker and works in nearby villages. Inga has been running the family agricultural business for almost 20 years. She is busy with farming; she has a plot of land where she grows potatoes. The total average monthly income of the family is 800 Lari.
Inga requested a loan for purchasing fertilizer and chemicals for healing plants from parasites. She will cultivate land and fertilize it. She will sow various vegetables and fruits there. She will work hard and hopes to get more and better produce. Inga will sell harvested produce on the local open market. After selling the produce, she will get planned income and Inga will be able to continue financing the education of her daughter, who plans to enter a high school this fall.
About LLC Micro Finance Organization Credo
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.