A loan of $525 helped to purchase supplies that he needs for his work, like dyes and scissors.


Vladimir's story

Vladimir lives in Yerevan with his parents, wife and two little children. He is a hairdresser with seven years of experience working in beauty salon. In a rented stall of the beauty salon, Vladimir provides different types of hairdressing services. Due to his professional work, Vladimir has a list of loyal customers who use only his services. Now, this talented hairdresser asks for a loan to purchase supplies that he needs for his work, like dyes and scissors.

Vladimir has 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 is very important for Vladimir to enlarge his business and to be able to ensure a better life for his family.



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