A loan of $1,000 helped to purchase accessories for his work and pay his children’s school tuition.


Jamal's story

Jamal is a 50 year old man who lives in Bourj El Barajneh, in the southern suburbs of Lebanon with his wife and their two children. Jamal has been doing handicrafts for twenty years. Jamal is requesting a loan from Al Majmoua to purchase accessories for his work and pay his children’s school tuition. This is his third cycle and he has always paid on time.
Jamal is special in his work because of his creativity and he knows how to understand his clients demands. His clients are his friends, neighbors and others. When he first started his business, he didn’t face any difficulties. He decided on doing his business because of his experience, as well as he wanted to have independent work, but most importantly, because he likes what he does. In the future, he plans on improving his business.



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