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A loan of $900 helped to purchase materials to build a shed for his poultry.

Merab's story

Merab is a 53-year-old married man. He lives with his wife in a small village in the Mtskheta district. Merab works physically. He gets orders to repair houses and gets a small income. This is the only source of income for his family. As the income is not stable, Merab decided to start a poultry business. He purchased 200 chicks and wants money to build a shed for them. The Start Up program, which is a joint initiative between Kiva and Credo, enables him to get a loan of 1,500 GEL. As the chicks are raised, Merab will sell the hens and expand his farm. The Start Up loan will be a great help to his family.

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