A loan helped to open a bakery and bake Georgian bread.


Natela's story

Natela, 61 years old, is from Martvili district. She is widowed and lives with her 2 children. The family is involved in agricultural activities. In particular, they have 2 cows and a pig. Natela milks the cows every day and produces cheese to sell. In addition, they have a 0.5 hectare plot of agricultural land, where they grow maize.

Natela is a very hardworking woman and wants to improve the living conditions of her family. She has requested a loan for starting up a new business. The Start Up program, which is a joint initiative with Kiva and Credo, enables her to get a loan of 3500 USD. With the received credit she will open a bakery and she will bake Georgian bread. Natela will increase the family's income and will improve the living conditions for her family.



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