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A loan of $1,000 helped to buy computer parts and decorate his shop.


Sharif's story

Sharif is 24 years old and lives in south Lebanon in the region of Nabatieh. Sharif loves everything that is related to computers and his business is to provide computer maintenance. He needs to buy the required computer parts in order to make his business successful. He would also like to decorate his shop to attract more clients. Sharif would like a loan of $1000 to help him achieve this goal.



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