A loan of $800 helped to purchase a car for her business.


Alya's story

Alya is a forty-four-year-old Lebanese widowed woman. She lives with her three children who are still attending school. She’s the one responsible for her family and covering her children’s expenses. Alya has been working as a private teacher for the past four years from her home. She also visits her students at home. She’s intelligent and an expert in her field.

Today, she’s asking for a loan from Kiva partner Ameen s.a.l to purchase a car for her business. She notes that this will facilitate her transportation and allow her to attract additional students. In the future, she plans to have a teaching room in her home.



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