Total loan: $1,550


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Tripoli, North Governorate, Lebanon / Education

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A loan helped to pay her son's school fees in order to improve his life.

Mahasen's story

Mahasen is 27 years old, a married Lebanese woman who has one child for now. She lives with her modest family in an owned apartment located in Tripoli, El Mina. Her husband is an electrician, while Mahasen has been working in a hairdressing salon for 6 years. Usually she's working to help her husband with household expenses and trying to improve her son's life.

For the first time, Mahasen is asking for a loan from Ibdaa, a Kiva partner. She requested this loan to pay her son's school fees in order to secure a promising future for him. His mother works hard and faces many challenges in order to provide him with all the comforts. Besides that, she's an ambitious woman who has dreams. One of her most important ambitions is to open her own shop for women's hairdressing in the future with another loan.

Mahasen's reputation is good among her community. She plans to have a prosperous future for her and her family.