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Florije is a divorced 23-year-old woman living in Kosovo. Recently, she moved back in with her parents. They all live in very bad conditions. Florije is the main source of income for her family. She works as a hairdresser. She is a very hard-working young woman who puts a lot of effort into earning a living.

Florije is in need of a loan to renovate her house to buy a new door and windows, to reinstall the electricity and to paint the house.
The loan will help them to improve their living conditions. She hopes in the future to get married and to have her own family. Florijeā€™s goal is to be able to save money and to open her own hairdressing shop.

She appreciates all of the Kiva lenders for their help.

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
  • 9
    View loans »
    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 $1,350 helped Florije to renovate her house, to buy a new door and windows, to install electricity and to paint the house.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
20 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Feb 21, 2013
Feb 23, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jan 17, 2015