A loan of $1,500 helped a member to increase her merchandise with a new collection of clothes to satisfy her customers' demands.


Saada Group's story

Saada is the featured borrower of Saada group. She got together with the other group members to acquire a loan from Kiva's field partner Al Majmoua. They have always been friends since they left their hometown in Syria to come and work in Lebanon to find a better income to support their loved ones back in Syria.

Saada is a 46-year-old married mother of eight children and a Syrian refugee. She sells clothes to help her husband in covering the needs and expenses of their family. She is acquiring a refugee loan from Kiva's field partner Al Majmoua to increase her merchandise with a new collection of clothes to satisfy her customers' demands. Saada is the lady in the middle.

With respect to the other group members, Nova is on the right, and Shamsa is on the left of the photo.

In this group: Saada, Shamsa, Nova


This loan is special because:

It gives opportunity to Syrian refugees who have fled the war in Syria.



Loan details


Lenders and lending teams



Loan details