A loan of $1,000 helped to purchase merchandise for her shop.


Rana's story

Rana is thirty-two years old and lives in Tyre, in southern Lebanon. Rana owns a costume jewelry and accessory shop. She sells costume jewelry, belts, make up, beauty products, hats and a lot more. She requested a loan from the Kiva field partner, Al Majmoua, in order to purchase merchandise for her shop. This is the first time that Rana has requested a loan. Rana is recognized for her work because she offers a big variety of items and knows how to treat her clients, who are people from her region. Since she first started her business, she has been successful. Rana decided to open her business because she wanted to have independent work. In the future, she plans to increase her business.



Loan details


Lenders and lending teams



Loan details