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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Digital Divide Data received a loan from Pam to support work-study youth in Kenya, Cambodia, and Laos during COVID-19.$90,350 to goLend Now
Urwego Bank received a loan from 1 team members to quickly get money into the hands of women and other financially excluded groups to re-start their businesses and begin to recover from the effects of three months of lockdown.
Las Generosas Group received a loan from 1 team members to buy seasonal fruit, like melons, papaya and pineapple, for her fruit vending business.
Roberto Carlos received a loan from Diane to purchase 2 milking cows. Additionally, he will purchase feed to feed the pigs.$925 to goLend Now
Mariano received a loan from Pam which helps us continue with our business as soon as we re-open from this COVID-19 temporary closure.
Gulsunoi received a loan from Tigran to buy women's clothing to make a profit and increase her sales turnover.
Enelita received a loan from Edwin to buy additional items for her store, like chips, bread, canned goods, noodles and many more goods.$475 to goLend Now
Lede Jean received a loan from Edwin to buy items like canned goods, personal care products, etc. to sell in her general store.
Catalina received a loan from Edwin to purchase hair treatments and hair rebonding creams to use in her beauty salon.$575 to goLend Now
Rita received a loan from Edwin to buy additional stocks of soft drinks, rice, beverages, frozen foods, breads, noodles, canned goods and soaps.
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