Salwa S. is a 39-year-old married woman from Gaza. She is living with her husband and five children who have all entered school.
Salwa has been working in a grocery store with her husband since 2009. She is hoping that, through this loan, she will be able to buy new refrigerators for the store in order to keep all their dairy products fresh. This will bring in new customers and will increase their income.
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