A loan of $2,200 helps to pay for housing expenses (buy salon furniture).


Bassam's story

Bassam is a 49-year-old married father of five children. He's a Syrian refugee, who left his home town in Syria seeking better living conditions. He runs his own auto body shop to cover all his family's living needs and expenses.

Bassam is applying for a Syrian refugee loan product from Kiva's field partner Al Majmoua in order to pay for housing expenses (to buy salon furniture).

He wants to improve his family's living conditions.


This loan is special because:

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

Lev Plaves, Kiva staff

Lev Plaves
Kiva staff



Loan details


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Repayment schedule

Loan details



Repayment schedule