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Total loan: $2,000


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, , Lebanon / Retail

Hanine's loan finished fundraising,
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A loan helped to renovate her shop and purchase more textiles and equipment.

Hanine's story

Hanine is a 19-year-old single woman who lives with her parents in a rural area in the mountains of Lebanon. Her father works so hard to provide his family with their daily needs; he is a bus driver and works in parallel in the agriculture field. As for her, she decided to help her father; in 2013 she opened a shop in her town where she sells scarfs and clothes for veiled women (Abaya).

Today, with the aim of helping her family and enhancing her business, Hanine is requesting to borrow a loan from Kiva partner Vitas s.a.l. to renovate her shop and purchase more textiles and equipment to facilitate her work and increase her income. She said that this is her first loan from Kiva and she is willing to borrow more in the future so she can enlarge her business and offer her customers more good quality designs.