A loan of $1,000 helped purchase a new tailoring machine.


Ouheila's story

Ouheila is a 45-year-old Lebanese married woman living with her husband and seven children. Despite being a big family, they’re all united and financially cooperative.

Ouheila is a talented tailor. She has established a tailoring business at her domicile since 2000; and already worked for 20 years in this trade. In parallel, she sells food products from her home which she prepares herself.

Today, she’s requesting to borrow $1000 from Kiva partner Ameen s.a.l to purchase a new tailoring machine to increase her production and earn more income. In the future, she plans to open her own tailoring factory.



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