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Gani is a sixty-two year old male who is married and has one child. He lives in a northern part of Kosovo. Gani used to work in administration for a long time. Gani’s job is the family’s main source of income.
His house has not had any repairs for long time and he has wanted to do general renovations but only recently has been able to manage to save the money.
Gani has asked for a loan to continue renovation to change the windows and doors, install a new water system and to façade the house.
The loan will help him realize his goals and have better living conditions in the future for his family.

Gani appreciates all Kiva lenders for their support!

Additional Information

About KosInvest

KosInvest is a micro-enterprise development organization that provides loans to help people in rural Kosovo generate more income and improve their living conditions. It offers a wide range of loan products, from loans tailored to micro and small enterprises to loans designed to help women-headed households.

About Housing Loans

Many poor families cannot afford housing that meets their needs. When you make a housing loan on Kiva, you give people access to flexible capital to obtain or improve their homes. Better housing means better health, sanitation, and even educational outcomes for children. A house can also be much more for entrepreneurs who run businesses out of their homes. In this way, housing and small business loans on Kiva share a common purpose: to alleviate poverty and enable families to enjoy more stable lives.

About Kosovo

  • $7,600
    Average annual income
  • 8
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    Kosovo Loans Fundraising
  • $2,248,425
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 0.8
    Euro (EUR) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,550 helped Gani to do renovation to change the windows, doors, install a new water system and to façade the house.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
22 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Oct 10, 2012
Oct 19, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Dec 17, 2013