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Co. Wexford, IrelandJoined Mar 2012Loans made: 1
Medhat is married and has 2 children.
He has a fattening business and his wife helps him with the project.
He requested a loan before and fully repa...Read their story >
Fozia is a 35 year old woman, living with her family in the area of Gujrat, Pakistan. She runs a women's cloth tailoring business at her home. She has been working in this ...Read their story >
Meet this young farmer, Mercy. She farms a small plot of land in Kitale, a region where she has always enjoyed the regular rainfall patterns. Unli...Read their story >
Moath is a university student. He is studying Medical Tests Sciences in his junior year. He is 21 years old and is looking forward to graduation to support his family in be...Read their story >
Rafael currently lives with his daughter who is independent. He has been dedicated to buying and selling livestock for 40 years and works from 6:00 am until 4:00 pm every d...Read their story >
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