Tamer is a 24-year-old man from Marka, Amman, Jordan.
Tamer started his business some years ago from his home with only one sewing machine, then he expanded it by customizing a room to operate from.
Tamer is requesting a loan of 1500 JD to purchase cloth and materials for his business.
An aspiration of Tamer is to develop his business and do a maintainance on his house.
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