Roman is from Lanchkhuti district, West Georgia. He is a 42 year-old, single man and lives with his mother, who is provided with a retirement pension. Roman runs an agricultural business. In particular, he owns a garden where nuts and mandarins are grown. In addition, he sows maize on the family-owned agricultural land. Roman does all relevant agricultural work to ensure a good harvest. Besides, Roman has bee-hives with bee colonies and gets honey. He sells his agricultural products at the local open market. Roman works hard to make some savings and expand his agricultural business.
He requested a loan to purchase treated wood for installation. He will build beehives himself and save money. This will give Roman an opportunity to expand his business and increase his income. With the increased income, Roman will improve the living conditions.
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.