A loan of $1,000 helped to increase her business inventory with raw materials such as flour and oil.


Safaa's story

Safaa is a 40-year-old divorced woman who has spent her life taking caring for and raising her children, with the help of her small business that she started 22 years ago. Safaa is a baker. She is specialized in making Lebanese traditional "Saj" bread, almost like pita bread.

Her business is going on just fine, with the support of her customers and with her good quality of products that encourages customers to support her. Safaa is a hardworking mother, who has sacrificed her life for the sake of her children.

She is applying for a loan from Kiva partner Al Majmoua for the first time, to buy necessary raw materials for her business, such as flour and oil, at very good prices. She might also buy living room furniture for her house, because she really needs it.

Safaa is hoping to expand her business more and to open a special bakery in the future.



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