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A loan of $2,000 helped to purchase new shoes to sell.

Zakya's story

Zakya, a 43-year old entrepreneur from Lebanon, is married and has four children. The operator of a shoe store since 2007, she has developed a broad customer base that includes friends, neighbors, and professional contacts. Zakya is extremely proud of her work and believes that it is her experience that has helped her succeed.

She learned about Al Majmoua through the local loan officer and has proven to be a good standing borrower and a smart businesswoman. Now requesting her second loan from Kiva partner Al Majmoua, Zakya is planning to purchase a collection of new shoes and in the future hopes to further expand her business.

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