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Total loan: $1,050

Rita

Berj Hammoud, Mount Lebanon Governorate, Lebanon / Retail

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A loan helped to buy cosmetics and perfumes since she stared a new business.


Rita's story

Please meet returning borrower Rita. Rita is a 53-year-old widow who still lives with her lovely son in an apartment she owns in Bourj Hammoud, Lebanon. She is the same ambitious character, a hardworking person and an enthusiastic and humble woman full of hope, energy, and good manners. She is also a loyal mother who is trying to help her son realize his dreams and goals.

Rita runs her new business in selling cosmetics and perfumes and earns a limited income, but she is doing her best to improve her and her son’s quality of life. She has applied for a loan, her second, from Ibdaa, a Kiva partner.

She wants to buy cosmetics and perfumes since she has changed her business. She thanks you again for your support!