A loan helped to buy a wide collection of clothes for the winter season to improve her business.


Lina's story

Lina is a 51-year-old widowed Lebanese mother who strives alone to maintain her family daily living needs after her husband had passed away leaving four children for her to take care of them. Lina works as a janitor in a hospital in addition to running her home-based business in selling women's and children's wear.
Recently, Lina acquired a loan from Kiva's field partner Al Majmoua to buy a wide collection of clothes for the winter season to improve the business, match all her customers' tastes and increase her income.
Lina is a sacrificing mother who wishes to develop her business into an own clothes shop in the nearest future and satisfy her children increasing expenses.


This loan is special because:

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



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