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A loan of $850 helped to buy a machine that makes cotton candy faster.

Hanan's story

Hanan is a conservative woman, so she has asked her husband to take her place in the photo.

Hanan is a mother of 4 children who lives in Irbid. She works together with her husband in making cotton candy and selling it in their neighborhood. She hopes to get a loan so she can buy a machine that makes cotton candy faster in addition to buying other products to sell so she can increase her profits.

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