A loan helped to buy new products for her beauty business and pay part of her daughter's college tuition.


Nawal's story

Nawal is a married woman from Lebanon. She is 43 years old and lives with her husband and three children in Chouf area. Nawal is a beauty specialist and she works individually and at her house. She provides waxing, makeup, scrub, and mask services. She applied for a loan from Kiva's partner Ibdaa for the first time to buy new products for her business and pay part of the college tuition for her daughter. She requested 1,543,658 Lebanese pounds and she aims to grow her business and increase her income to support her family.


This loan is special because:

It doesn’t require a guarantor, reaching underserved women in Lebanon.



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