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Total loan: $2,075


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Rehovot, Center District, Israel / Services

Shira's loan finished fundraising,
but these similar borrowers just need a little more help to reach their goals!

A loan helped to make small renovations to her cosmetics salon (including paint, a manicure station, and a sign) and to pay for flyers and ‎supplies.‎.

Shira's story

Shira received cosmetics training and certification. For several years she worked in ‎salons, gaining experience and skills. After realizing she would need to become ‎independent if she wanted to earn a decent living, Shira took business training courses ‎at the Israeli Small Business Association working with Ethiopian Israeli entrepreneurs. ‎

Shira opened her small cosmetics salon this past summer. After researching several ‎areas, studying the foot traffic and existing competition, Shira opened her small salon in ‎a strong location and has already begun reaching new clients.‎

She needed this loan to make small renovations (including paint, a manicure station, and a ‎sign) and to pay for flyers and supplies.‎

Shira is working to make to strengthen her business. She chose to open small and wants ‎to grow and expand her business in the future, and bring in staff who can offer a variety ‎of cosmetic treatments.‎