A loan of $1,500 helped to pay for medical tools to provide nursing services.

Nelli's story

Nelli lives with her husband in Kapan town. She is a skilled doctor with many years of experience working at a local clinic. Due to her hard work and kind attitude toward people, Nelli also provides nursing services for people in nearby villages.

Now, as the demand for her service is increasing, she needs to have sufficient tools for being able to provide full services from her house. Nelli asks for this loan in order to purchase medical tools.

She has has now been approved for a loan within the framework of a new joint initiative between Kiva and SEF International. The start-up loan program provides business start-up loans with soft conditions to informal businesses that do not have access to credit products.

The loan will greatly assist Nelli in continuing to provide nursing services and to help people whenever they need it.

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