Kiva Lending Team: Armenia
We loan because...
we want to be part of a global community that aims to sustainably alleviate poverty
The Armenia Team currently has 90 members supporting Armenian entrepreneurs.
Whether they make cheese, herd sheep, sell shoes, or grow tomatoes, our team exists to support them in getting access to affordable loans all over Armenia.
Past and Present Kiva Fellows Serving in Armenia:
- Velizara Passajova KF8
- Brian Kelly KF9
- Suzanne Till KF9
- Alexis Ohanian KF10
- Liz Nagle KF10
- Peter Tashjian KF11
- Vanick Der Bedrossian KF12
- Abhishek Banerjee KF13
- Caree Edson KF14
As Kiva Fellows, we are here to support Kiva lending in Armenia. We will update team members with interesting news, and gladly answer any questions you may have.
Happy lending, and Go Team Armenia!
You can check out our field partners:
SEF International here: www.kiva.org/partners/169
and Nor Horizon here:
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Vahan received a loan from Johannah to install a gas cylinder system in his car, thereby save on fuel costs and reinvest the money to change the family's living conditions.
Merri received a loan from 1 team members to purchase high-quality feed for the pigs, thereby increase the productivity levels and her income so that she can support her daughter to get a higher education.$975 to goLend Now
Irine received a loan from Natalie and Tony to pay for farm inputs such as fertilizer and certified seeds to improve her farm yield, to generate revenue, and set a good foundation for her school-going children.
Artak received a loan from Hovig to renovate the barn and purchase animal feed, with the goal of a more productive farm and increased income.$1,750 to goLend Now
Sevak received a loan from 2 team members to purchase high-quality livestock feed.
Khoren received a loan from 4 team members to purchase fertilizers and forage for the livestock to have a more productive farm and increase his agro-business income.
Hrachya received a loan from doug & ann to purchase new construction tools and equipment, thereby managing his workflow and attracting more profitable projects.
Asya received a loan from 2 team members to purchase high-quality forage for the livestock, thus have a more productive farm and increase their income.
Parusik received a loan from 1 team members to purchase hair dye and accessories to attract more clients and, with increased income, create a better future for her two daughters.
Anzhela received a loan from ward to purchase high-quality feed for the livestock, thereby getting a chance to increase the agro-products sales and create a better life for her five children.
Nevrik received a loan from Victor to cover irrigation costs and pay for fertilizers, thereby enabling a prosperous harvest and changing their living conditions.
Goharik received a loan from Zohrab to diversify the farm with pigs and purchase animal feed, wishing to have a more productive farm and increasing her income so that her husband returns to his homeland.
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