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Oct 1, 2016 8:36 AM ET

Archived: Armenia: Rubik – A loan of $1,500 helps to take part in an important pedagogical training course and buy important professional literature.

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Sevan, Armenia / Education provider
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Rubik’s story

Rubik is pleased and he thanks for his first Kiva loan. Now he greatly hopes to have one more Kiva loan. He lives in Sevan city of Gegharkunik region, is married and his two children who are already married and they live abroad.

Rubik lives in his native city with his wife. He has a higher pedagogical education and for many years till now he has worked at the school as a teacher of physics. This loan of 700.000 Armenian drams Rubik asks, as he must take part in very important pedagogical training courses and he must also buy several pieces of very important professional literature. 

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This loan is special because:

It gives students and teachers an opportunity to fulfill their dreams. 

Kendra Thorogood
Kiva staff 

More about this loan

This loan supports students and teachers as part of Nor Horizon’s education program. Funds can be used for partial or complete payment of expenses related to higher education for students or for teachers who need to invest in assets for their profession. By supporting this loan, you’re enabling access to education for students with limited options and assisting teachers to better educate their students.

About Nor Horizon: 

“Nor Horizon” UCO LLC is committed to promoting poverty alleviation in Armenia by providing high-quality financial and other business development services to enterprising individuals in under-served rural and urban markets who have a strong will to establish and develop their own small-scale businesses. Originally created as the Armenian micro credit program of Oxfam (Great Britain) in late 1995, “Nor Horizon” LLC has been licensed under supervision of the Central Bank of Armenia since early 2006.

For more information about “Nor Horizon,” please visit the partner page or website.

To stay updated on loans from Armenia, please join the Armenia lending team at http://www.kiva.org/team/armenia. 

A loan of $1,500 helps to take part in an important pedagogical training course and buy important professional literature.

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