A loan helped to buy tables to improve her husband's business.


Hiam's story

Hiam is a 51-year-old married Palestinian refugee who provides cleaning services to help cover all of the increased living expenses she incurs to care for her family. She also works hard to support her husband, who runs his own carpentry business, and increase their income. Hiam has applied for a loan from Kiva's field partner Al Majmoua to buy tables to improve her husband's business. Her goal is to improve her family's socioeconomic situation.


This loan is special because:

It benefits refugees who have been marginalized.



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