Lama is a conservative person who prefers not to have her photo published online, so her husband Hakeem appears in her Kiva profile photo while he is making barbecue for customers. Lama is a 38-year-old woman; she is married to Hakeem and a mother to two sons and two daughters.
For the past ten years, Lama's husband has had a food stall making barbecue and selling it to customers in a place known for lots of activity, which has been a profitable project, but also needs more support to cover the family's needs.
Lama wants to share in improving the family's income to live with her family in better living conditions, so she is requesting a 1,500 USD loan from FATEN to help her husband cover the costs of purchasing necessary requirements for the food stall, such as various sorts of meat, bread, and barbecue requirements. This will increase sales and improve the family's income.
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