Eka is from the village of Bakurtsikhe in the Gurjaani district. She is 30 years old and lives with her husband, two children (10 and 12 years old), sister-in-law, father-in-law, and grandmother who is a pensioner. Agricultural activities are the household's main source of income. Eka runs a small dairy farm and produces cheese, which she sells at the local open market. Along with the dairy, Eka is also busy raising crops. Specifically, she has a vineyard and a plot of land where she grows cucumbers, tomatoes, peppers, and watermelons. She is a very hard-working woman, with rich experience in her occupation.
Eka has requested a loan to purchase calves. She will raise the calves during the winter and sell them in the spring for a higher price. Eka will use her additional income to improve the family's living conditions. She will also finance her children's education. Eka awaits your support.
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