A loan of $2,200 helped to increase her gift inventory.

Lakrima's story

Lakrima is a 45-year-old entrepreneur from Lebanon. She is married, and a mother of four children. Lakrima has a souvenir and gifts shop. She has been working in retail for three years. Her customers include community members from her region. Lakrima says that she is passionate about her work and that she can not imagine life without it.

She believes that her business draws a smile to the face of everyone who gets a gift; she also sells stationery and some useful household items.

She is requesting a loan from Kiva partner, Al Majmoua. This will be her third loan from Al Majmoua. She is planning to increase her store's inventory with the loan. She says that, without the loan, she would not be able to provide the same level of support for her family. In the future, Lakrima is hoping to further expand and develop her business.

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