A loan of $1,700 helped to purchase merchandise and food products and open a bakery.


Natia's story

Natia, who is a 30-year-old married woman, lives in Gurjaani district. She has a husband, son, and grandmother, who gets monthly assistance from local government.

Natia and her husband both are employed in private companies and generate fixed salaries. In order to make her activity more productive Natia decided to start her own business and requested a loan. Her application was approved with the joint initiative between Kiva and Credo, the start-up program that gives people a chance to start or re-start businesses.

So she decided to open a bakery with the requested money. Natia will purchase all merchandise and food products and will start to bake many kinds of cakes and will sell locally at a good price. Natia will have her own customers, will sell cakes from her house, and also will deliver her products to the local stores.

This new business will give her a chance to achieve financial stability, more easily meet daily expenses, and make a better future for her son. Natia will accumulate savings and will be grateful for your help.



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