Love making a difference with Kiva? Your donations keep us running.

Thank you for the impact you’ve made this year! Together we’ve funded more than 170,000 loans and raised more than $120 million for financially excluded people around the world. It costs us more than $3 to facilitate each $25 loan, and we rely on optional donations from individuals like you to cover our costs.

Other amount

100%

funded

Total loan: $1,300

Sahar

Ain Al Helwi, South Governorate, Lebanon / Education

Sahar's loan finished fundraising, but these other borrowers need your support


A loan helped to pay the school tuition fees of her only daughter.


Sahar's story

Sahar is a 39-year-old Lebanese striving mother of one child who overcame all her financial and social problems after she got divorced. She is working as an accountant in a company to cover her only child's living needs, especially a proper education.

She is acquiring a loan from Kiva's field partner Al Majmoua to pay the school tuition fees of her only daughter and build her a successful future.

Sahar proved that she can defeat any problem she will face in the future and is hoping that she can find a prosperous business to maintain her child's expenses.