A loan of $1,300 helped to buy materials for her handicraft work.


Leonarda's story

Leonarda lives in a south western part of Kosovo in a Roma community. She is married and has one child who is a year old. Her husband works in an auto repair shop. For more than 10 years she has worked creating and producing handicrafts. She is very professional and successful in her business and sells them in a market in order to earn a living. The city where she lives is more economically developed than other cities in Kosovo and is known for its handicrafts and trading. Leonarda is requesting a loan to buy materials for her handicraft work. The loan will help her to expand and grow her business. Her goal is to save money for her child’s education. Leonarda is very thankful to all Kiva lenders.



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