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A loan of $3,000 helped to invest in renovating his business place.

Mahmoud's story

This borrower is from Iraq. He is 31 years old and is married with two children.

He owns a furniture gallery that he took over from his immediate family and this is what has made him well-known in his local area. He has a good reputation and good manners.

He is requesting a loan of $3,000 from Kiva partner CHF-ACSI that he wants to invest in renovating his business place. He is planning to expand his business in the future.

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