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Total loan: $1,800

Al Yasmine Group

Baalback, Beqaa Governorate, Lebanon / Clothing

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A loan helped to buy a new collection of clothes for the Adha holidays season to sell in her store.

Al Yasmine Group's story

Basma is the featured borrower of Al Yasmine group, which consists of four Syrian refugees. She is a 32-year-old married Syrian refugee living in Lebanon. Basma is a loving and caring mother of four children whom she loves and takes very good care of. She moved to Lebanon in the year 2014 after the war has started in Syria. Six months ago, she started her own clothes selling business. It prospered quickly and customers started grabbing new customers.

She came along with the other group members to acquire a loan from Kiva's field partner Al Majmoua based on the friendship and trust they share. Basma is willing to use her loan to buy a new collection of clothes for the Adha holidays season to sell in her store. Basma hopes that she will always be able to work and provide for her family and treat her children from their health conditions.

In the picture, Basma is the lady wearing polka dots on the far right, Souad is next to her then in the middle is Anoud wearing red and to the far left is Saada.