A loan helped a member to buy cloths and textiles to use in her tailoring business.

Asslanne Group's story

Ibtissam is the featured borrower of Al Asslann group. She is a 38-year-old married Syrian refugee who was forced to leave her home town in her beloved country and move to Lebanon with her family consisting of her husband and seven children. Ibtissam and her family are safe but not settled. They are facing many difficulties away from their country but she never gave up and she works hard to help her husband in covering all their kids' expenses.

In the year 2015, she started working in Lebanon as a tailor in her house and today she is acquiring this loan from Kiva's field partner Al Majmoua to buy cloth and textiles to use in her tailoring business. She hopes to keep on improving her business and to return back to Syria.

In the picture, Ibtissam is the lady on the left wearing blue. Hiyam is in the middle and Fatim is on the right side.

In this group: Fatim, Hiyam, Ibtisam

This loan is special because:

It gives opportunity to Syrian refugees who have fled the war in Syria.

Loan details

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Loan details