A loan helped to purchase thread for his work and repair his sewing machine.


Akob's story

Akob is a 60-year-old man who lives in Beirut, the capital of Lebanon, with his wife and their two children. Akob has been working as a tailor since 1985. He is special in his work because he is known for his good and talented work. He produces and repairs all type of clothes. His clients are his friends and neighbors.

He requested a loan from Al Majmoua in order to purchase thread for his work and repair his sewing machine. Akob has been a micro-credit client for ten years now and has always repaid on time.

His previous loans allowed him to improve his business, purchasing better thread and having a more sophisticated sewing machine. When he first started his business, he didn’t face difficulties. Akob decided on doing his business because of his experience in the field. In the future, he plans on expanding his work.



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