Mervat is a conservative person who prefers not to have her photo published online, so her husband Nasser appears in her Kiva profile photo. He is pictured sewing clothes.
Mervat is a 37-year-old woman. She is married to Nasser and is a mother to three sons and two daughters. For the past ten years, she and her husband have been running a clothes sewing business. It is a successful project and the only source of income for the family, but it also needs more support in order to cover the costs and the family's needs.
Mervat is requesting a loan of 3,000 USD from FATEN to help her and her husband cover the costs of purchasing a new sewing machine and ironing tools. This will increase their workload and improve the quality of their sewing so that their sales will increase and their family's income will improve.
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