Rasha is a mother of two sons. She is married and lives in Palestine. Her husband runs a clothes store with a partner. Her husband appears in the picture here instead of her, as she is a conservative woman
Rasha took out a loan from FATEN as her husband wants to start selling boys clothes in addition to the girls clothes that he sells in the store to increase the number of clients and profit. Rasha hopes that with this loan, the income that is divided by two will increase to give the family financial stability.
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