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Zeina

, , Lebanon / Education

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A loan helped to pay her university subscriptions, continue her education and get her bachelor's degree.


Zeina's story

Zeina is a 20-year-old Lebanese single woman, who lives with her parents and her two siblings, one of whom is still attending school. Her father is the main income provider in the family. As for Zeina, she is focusing on her studies; she studies very well to get good grades. Her father is facing some financial problems due to the bad situations in the country, and he can’t pay the expensive educational fees. She is struggling to find a part time job, raise some pocket money, and help her father, but she can’t find one.

Today, she is requesting a loan from Kiva partner Vitas s.a.l., to pay her university subscriptions, continue her education, and get her bachelor’s degree. She needs your help to enhance her way of living.