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Total loan: $1,500
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Salah

Lebanon
Saida, Lebanon / Blacksmith

A loan of $1,500 helped to purchase iron for his work and do some maintenance work on his car.


Salah's story

Salah is a 37-year-old man who lives in Saida in southern Lebanon with his wife and their three children. Salah has been working as a blacksmith and as a taxi driver since 2002. Salah is an active man who does his best to improve his family's financiA. conditions. He decided to start working as a blacksmith because he had gained experience and likes it. As for his taxi, it allows him to increase his income and continue working after he is done with his work as a blacksmith.

He requested a loan from A. Majmoua in order to purchase iron for his work and do some maintenance work on his car. This is his fourth loan and he has always paid on time. His previous loans allowed him to continually improve his work as a blacksmith, and also his financiA. situation.

Salah is speciA. in his work because he does it well. His clients are his friends, neighbors, and people from his region. When he first started his business, he didn’t have enough cash to have all the required tools. Salah decided on doing his business because he wanted to have an independent job which allows him to set his own schedule and work as a taxi driver. In future, he plans to keep on improving his businesses.



Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Disbursed date: February 17, 2010
Facilitated by Field Partner: Al Majmoua Lebanese Association for Development

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Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Disbursed date: February 17, 2010
Facilitated by Field Partner: Al Majmoua Lebanese Association for Development