A loan helped to buy beads for making rosaries to sell.


Norma's story

Norma is a 61-year-old widowed mother of two children. She works as an artisan, making rosaries and selling them for a living.

Norma is a loving mother who knew well how to take care of her children after her husband's death. She works hard and she is so passionate about her work.

Norma is acquiring a loan from Kiva's field partner Al Majmoua to buy beads for making rosaries to sell. Norma is willing to expand her business and increase her family's income.


This loan is special because:

It gives females that head their households access to financial services.



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