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Sahar is a 31-year-old mother of five from the Negev in southern Israel. She has an after-school and daycare center in her village. She provides excellent care, a loving environment and educational activities for the children in her care.
Sahar is requesting this loan to purchase new toys, kitchen equipment, tables and chairs.
In the future, Sahar wants to further expand her childcare business, create a more open area and update her kitchen.

Additional Information

About KIEDF:

Koret Israel Economic Development Funds (KIEDF) launched its direct lending program, SAWA, in 2006 to help low-income and unemployed populations within Israel create independent income-generating activities. SAWA currently serves Bedouin women in the Negev, Arab Israeli women in northern Israel and Jewish Israeli women. SAWA loans support a wide variety of small business types including consumer goods sales, grocery stores, animal raising, hairdressing, sewing, and day care. SAWA continues to grow and serve new populations while maintaining a loss rate of less than 3%.

About Israel

  • $36,200
    Average annual income
  • 1
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    Israel Loans Fundraising
  • $1,357,475
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 3.8
    Israel New Shekels (ILS) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $2,650 helped Sahar to purchase new equipment, tables and chairs.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
27 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Dec 27, 2011
Dec 28, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Nov 21, 2013