Due to cultural reasons Kholoud prefers that her photo is not on the Internet; thus the above photo is of her husband.
Kholoud is a 36-year-old married female from Baqa'a in Jordan. she has 2 children and requested a 1,100 JOD loan to pay for retailing in clothing. in the future, Kholoud is planning to expand her project by retailing in women's, men's, and children's clothing. Kholoud is looking forward to opening her own shop and building a home for her family.
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.