Ahmad A. B. is from A. Ashrafia, Jordan. He is 24 years old and owns a cereals and herbs shop. Ahmad started his business three years ago with a very humble beginning, struggling to keep his doors open!
In 2007, with his continuous hard-work and unlimited ambitions, Ahmad started his business with the necessary cereals and herbs product, opening his first store.
Ahmad is requesting a loan of 1500 JD (2113 USD), which will be used to purchase additionA. raw materials and increase capitA. to expand his business.
Ahmad is passionate about his work, and nothing will stand in his way of fulfilling his dreams and ambitions. Now he is looking to open a new store and import the needed raw materials from Africa.
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