A loan of $2,625 helped to purchase a professional sewing machine, workstation, closet & shelving and pay for initial advertising.


Yelena's story

Yelena is from Kiryat Shemona in northern Israel. She is a trained seamstress. She has worked for several years at a Bridal Salon and taken in freelance sewing work at home. She has been expanding her freelance work from her home and developing a steady income. Yelena wants to establish her business outside of her home in order to have a larger workstation, expand her business, increase her client base and increase her income. Yelena has entered into an agreement with the Bridal Salon who will use her shop’s services. This retainer will serve as a base for her monthly income. Yelena needed this loan to assist with purchasing a professional sewing machine, workstation, closet & shelving and to pay for initial advertising. Yelena wants to see her business thrive. She is establishing her shop to separate her work environment from her home and allow her to strengthen her business’ potential.



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