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Total loan: $2,750

Samah

Sidon, South Governorate, Lebanon / Retail

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A loan helped purchase additional souvenirs, accessories and gifts items for her store.


Samah's story

Meet Samah again! This same married woman lives with her husband in an owned apartment in the Saida area, in a camp for Palestinian refugees. Her husband still works as a taxi driver on a limited income, from which he is handling the housing expenses.

This is the same ambitious woman who still works in her own business selling toys and souvenirs. She still wants to develop herself and be independent.

For the second time, Samah is asking for a loan from Ibdaa, a Kiva partner. She needs to purchase additional souvenirs, accessories, and gifts items for her store.

She still believes that she will be able to ameliorate her financial situation. She says thanks again for your support!