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Meysar
Meysar is the mother of three children from northern Israel. Three years ago, she opened a hair salon in her home. Slowly, she has taken steps to expand her business, and now it is time to establish her salon outside of her home. Meysar is liked and respected by her clientele and has succeeded in expanding her customer base. This new location will help her to meet demands and to increase her income.

Meysar needed this loan to pay for renovations, electrical work, a hair styling station, chairs, a washing sink, colors, and treatment supplies.

Meysar is a hardworking, dedicated woman. She wants to ensure a secure economic future for her family.

Additional Information

More information about this loan

KIEDF targets some of the most marginalized groups and areas in Israel with its microfinance services, specifically working with Bedouins, Haredi women, and Israeli-Ethiopians. By contributing to this loan, you are supporting a borrower who otherwise would have very limited access to financial services. 

About KIEDF:

Koret Israel Economic Development Funds (KIEDF) launched its direct lending program, SAWA, in 2006 to help low-income and unemployed populations within Israel create independent income-generating activities. SAWA currently serves Bedouin women in the Negev, Arab Israeli women in northern Israel and Jewish Israeli women. SAWA loans support a wide variety of small business types including consumer goods sales, grocery stores, animal raising, hairdressing, sewing, and day care. SAWA continues to grow and serve new populations while maintaining a loss rate of less than 3%.

About Israel

  • $28,930
    Average annual income
  • 0
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    Israel Loans Fundraising
  • $1,247,675
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 3.5
    Israel New Shekels (ILS) = $1 USD
Paying Back - Currency Exchange Loss

This loan has been fully funded!

A loan of $5,650 helped Meysar to pay for renovations, electrical work, a hair styling station, chairs, a washing sink, colors, and treatment supplies.
53% repaid
Repayment Term
38 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Oct 9, 2013
Listed
Oct 20, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible