A loan of $1,025 helped purchase of various items for her inventory.


Balabawi's story

This lady is married and the mother of seven children. She is 47. In order to be able to help support her numerous family, she sells foodstuffs and cereals.

She sells these goods in front of her house where she displays her wares to the people of her neighborhood. The requested loan is destined to allow her to add to the inventory of her shop, so as to satisfy the needs of her clientele, by buying 5 sacks of Gino rice, three tins of Nioto oil, two cases of tins of tomatoes, three cases of detergent, and various other products.

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Teresa Kramer



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