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Total loan: $1,050


Bekaa, Bekaa, Lebanon / Clothing

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A loan helped to buy an additional set of clothes for her business.

Zeinab's story

Meet Zeinab! She is 34 years old, and a married Lebanese woman who is living with her husband and children in a rented apartment in Bekaa area. She works from home selling and retailing clothes wholesale. She is well-known in the area. She is trying her best to be professional by developing her skills.

She is asking for a loan from Ibdaa, a Kiva partner, for the first time. She requested this loan to buy an additional set of clothes to improve her trade in order to satisfy her clients' needs.

She is an honest person and she is doing her best to improve her lifestyle and improve her quality of living socially and financially. She is a loyal mother who is trying to achieve her dreams and goals. She has an ambitious character and is a hardworking person, an enthusiastic and humble woman full of hope, energy, and good manners. She thanks you for your support!