A loan of $1,000 helped to purchase merchandise and raw materials for her business.


Wafa's story

Wafa is a 37-year-old woman who lives in Bint Jbeil in southern Lebanon with her husband and their three children. Wafa has been producing agro products since 2000. She produces different type of jams, spices and more. She is an active woman who does her best to improve her family’s income and is a hardworking lady.

She is well-known in her work because she offers good quality and very tasty products. She always tries new recipes and health products to sell. Her clients are people from her region. When she first started her business, she didn’t have enough cash. Wafa decided to start her business because she wanted to supplement her family’s income, especially since she has a big family and she wants to offer them the best she can.

She requested a loan from the Kiva field partner, Al Majmoua, in order to purchase merchandise and raw materials for her business. This is her third loan cycle and she has always paid on time. She plans to keep on improving her business as well as her financial situation.



Loan details


Lenders and lending teams



Loan details