Zain is a 44-year-old married woman from Baqa'a, Jordan and a mother of 3 children. She has an exeptional talent in decorating with flowers. She learned that from her neighbor so she was able to set up her own business that insures her a modest income.
Zain is looking to expand her business, thus she is requesting a loan of 1100 JD to to purchase equipment needed for decorating with flowers. An aspiration of Zain's is to educate her children and provide them with a better life.
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.