A loan of $1,375 helped to buy a dairy cow.

Gjelina's story

Gjelina is 55 and has been VisionFund Albania’s client for a very long time, and in good standing according to the loan officer. She has four children who are married and they reside in the northern part of the country along with Gjelina.

About two years ago, she started her own activity in livestock and since then she said her family’s income has slightly increased. She has been selling milk and homemade cheese to the local market in a little nearby town of approximately 10,000 inhabitants.

To improve her family’s living conditions she needs to add more animals, and this is why she is applying for a loan this time - to buy a dairy cow.

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