A loan of $1,000 helped to purchase additional equipment for his beauty salon.


Rafic's story

Rafic is a 35-year-old single man from Lebanon. He is living with one parent and two siblings. 19 years ago, he started to work as a female hairdresser. Today, he is the proud owner of a beauty salon. He decided to open his salon in 2009, after seeing a need for such services in the region. His business income allowed him to significantly improve the family’s standards of living. He has one full-time employee helping him with the work. Currently, Rafic is seeking a higher income so he is asking to borrow $1,000 from Kiva partner Ameen s.a.l to purchase additionA. equipment needed to better serve his clients. He has high hopes for the future of his business.



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