A loan of $1,100 helped to renovate her bakery.


Suzanne's story

Suzanne is a 30-year-old, Lebanese, married woman who lives with her husband and three school-aged children. With the cooperation of her husband, she has been able to cover the challenging family expenses in addition to her children’s school fees. Since 1997, Suzanne’s husband has been serving in the Lebanese army. In 2009, she opened her own bakery.

Suzanne wants to borrow a youth loan from Kiva partner Ameen s.a.l. to renovate her bakery. She notes that this will improve the bakery, which in turn will allow her attract more clients. In the future, she plans to diversify her food offerings and increase her sales.



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