A loan of $1,100 helped to buy a greater amount and variety of fruits and vegetables.


Meri's story

Meri is a 52-year-old woman who lives in Batumi district, west Georgia. She has a son, daughter-in-law and little grandson. Her daughter-in-law works as a cooker at the wedding hall and earns 350 GEL monthly. On her own initiative and with much effort and dedication, Meri works in her own business selling fruits and vegetables from the counter. She works every day for about 10 hours and thinks she does well because of her good prices and the kind way she treats others.
Meri is very grateful to Kiva lenders because thanks to the support provided, she will be able to buy a greater amount and variety of fruits and vegetables so that her business will be better stocked and she can take care of more customers and continue working and striving to reach her greatest dream: more economic stability and increasing the living conditions of her family.



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