Ruba's husband, whose name is Talha, decided to improve his income by opening his own office to provide legal consultations for customers. Therefore, Ruba is requesting a $3,000 youth loan from FATEN to help her husband buy the necessary office equipment such as a printer, copier and fax machine as well as the necessary office furniture such as chairs, shelves, a desk, etc. Having his own office will enable Talha to increase his income and improve the family's living conditions.
Ruba is a conservative woman who prefers not to have her photo published online. So her husband, Talha, appears in her Kiva profile photo above.
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This loan is helping support a borrower who is 35 or under. Because many young people lack business experience or established credit histories, it can be even more difficult for them to access financial services. By funding this youth loan, you are expanding opportunity for a young person with limited resources.
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