A loan of $1,500 helped to increase her inventory of new beauty products and hairdressing supplies.


Mariame's story

Mariame is a 25-year-old married woman and the mother of two school-aged children. Her husband is the one responsible for everything concerning the family and the children’s study fees. He has been employed since the year 2000.

As for Mariame, she started her own business in 2005. She works as a hairdresser from her house, where she welcomes customers to provide them with beauty services such as hairdressing, makeup, laser, etc.

Today, she is requesting a youth loan from Kiva partner Ameen s.a.l. to increase her inventory of new beauty products and hairdressing supplies. She wishes to earn a higher income to be able to expand her business operations, and open her own hairdressing salon the soonest.



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