A loan of $1,000 helped buy a new icebox.


Identity's story

This entrepreneur has a small shop in the south of Kirkuk in a poor area. He has worked in this shop since 2001. Until now, he was not able to develop his small shop. This is his first loan, and he wants to use it to buy an icebox to sell ice cream during the summer.



He has a big family; he supports his mother, father, wife, and five children. He wants to enhance his family's standard of living. He wishes to succeed in his work and develop himself to be the owner of a larger mini-market in the future.





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