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A loan of $850 helped to pay for his home improvements.


Riyad's story

Riyad is a 50-year-old married man from Baqa'a, Jordan, who has four family members. He is requesting a loan of 600 Jordan dinar (JD) to pay for his home improvements; he would like to do maintenance of the bathroom and to buy some household items. He hopes in the future to add another floor and also to create a comfortable space for his family.



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