Yusra is a conservative person so she was unwilling to upload her picture on the internet, thus the man in the photo is her son, Mo'ataz.
Yusra is a 42-year-old married woman from Al Hussein, Amman, Jordan and a mother of four children.
Yusra started her business years ago with a modest grocery store. With her hard work she is now a proud owner of a supermarket and she is requesting a loan of 500 JD to purchase goods for her store. She is looking to expand her business more and more.
Tamweelcom was ranked among the top ten microfinance institutions worldwide in 2007 and 2008 by the Microfinance Information Exchange (MIX). Tamweelcom offers loan products tailored to the needs of micro-entrepreneurs in Jordan, including vocational and solar power loans, loans for aspiring entrepreneurs starting a project from home, and loans for established small businesses. Tamweelcom’s non-financial services include training and permanent showrooms for clients to develop and market their products, as well as educational grants for children to attend private school. Through a partnership with Jordan’s largest telecommunications company, Tamweelcom is the first microfinance institution in the Middle East and North Africa to allow clients to make monthly loan repayments with their mobile phones.