Sa'adeyeh is a 37-year-old married woman from Nao'or, Jordan. She supports five family members.
Sa'adeyeh started her business years ago with a willingness to turn her skill in making straw products into a job to generate income for her family. She is looking to train her daughters and the women in her neighborhood in making straw products through making use of the social service center in her area.
Sa'adeyeh is looking to establish her own shop and improve her family's living conditions.
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.