A loan of $800 helped to purchase meat-chopper and raw material to make Georgian "Khinkali" to sell.


Marine's story

Marine is a 47-year-old woman. She lives in Kutaisi district with her two children. Her children go to the local school. Marine is unemployed now and decided to request a loan to start her own business.

The Start Up loan, which is a joint initiative between Kiva and Credo, enables her to get a loan of $800 to start a new business. She will purchase meat-chopper and raw material to make Georgian "Khinkali" to sell.

She will get orders and work from home. This new business initiative will help her generate income and improve the living conditions of her children.



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