A loan of $1,000 helped to purchase a new sewing machine for work.

Jina's story

Jina is 33 years old and lives in Beirut, the capital of Lebanon, with her husband. She has been running a sewing business for almost two years. She works from her house, repairing all type of clothes, and also making clothes, scarves, cushions covers and more. When Jina first started her business, she didn’t face difficulties. She decided to start her business because of her experience – she has been sewing from an early age and likes her work. Jina is successful because she sews well and knows how to treat her customers, who are mostly friends and neighbors.

Jina is requesting a loan from Kiva partner, Al Majmoua, in order to purchase a new sewing machine for work. This is the first time that she has requested a loan. In the future, she plans on expanding her work, possibly by opening a sewing factory.

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