Manal is a 30-year-old married woman with three children aged seven, four, and two years old.
Manal and her husband own a shop where they sell perfumes that they create from perfume essence. Her husband is currently managing the business since she is busy taking care of their children, but she spends some time in the shop selling to customers.
Manal and her husband recently opened this store, and it is their second branch in Ramallah city. They have a 50% share in the first branch while this second one is fully owned by the family.
They approached FATEN for a loan of $3,000 to buy more perfume oil essence to expand their business since there is high demand during the summer. This is their first loan.
Manal appears in the picture with many perfume bottles behind her.
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