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Total loan: $850

Al- Hashem Group

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hodeidah, Al Hudaydah Governorate, Yemen / Services

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A loan helped to expand her business with the purchase of many new and stylish fabrics.

Al- Hashem Group's story

Al- Hashem is a group consisting of 4 women from the city of Hodeidah in Yemen. Together, they have applied for a loan of 180,000 YER from Al-Amal Microfinance Bank. Saeda is the leader of Al- Hashem group. She is married with 6 children and lives with her family in a rented house. She manages a humble business sewing women's clothing in her house, which she then resells to the women in her area. However, the income from Saeda's business is not enough to cover some of her family's necessary expenses. She cannot sew as many clothes as she'd like because she currently doesn't have enough fabric and equipment. Saeda wants to enlarge her business, and for this reason, she has applied for her 50,000 YER loan portion from AMB in order to purchase many new and stylish fabrics. Saeda hopes to open her own store outside of her house in order to attract many more customers.