A loan of $1,475 helped to open a pharmacy.


Ioseb's story

Ioseb is a 30-year-old married man who lives in the small village of Pshaveli, Telavi district. He lives with his wife, 4 children and parents. Ioseb's parents receive a retirement pension. He has been involved in the agricultural business from early childhood because his parents were farmers and this is a traditional activity for the family. Ioseb's wife is a housekeeper and looks after the children. They have 3 cows, a horse and 8 pigs. Ioseb works hard to improve his family's living conditions. The Start Up program created by Kiva and Credo enable Ioseb to get a loan of 2,500 GEL to start a pharmacy business. He wants to open the pharmacy to supply villagers with medicine. This loan will be a great support for the family. Ioseb is thankful to Kiva Lenders for giving him a chance to generate income.



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