A loan of $1,500 helped to open a convenience store to increase his income.


Mehdad's story

Mehdad is a 26-year-old single man who has been selling coffee and hot drinks for 10 years. He is a hard worker; he puts a lot of effort into improving his business in order to improve his living, and develop his working zone. Mehdad has applied for a YOUTH LOAN from Kiva's partner Al Majmoua to open a convenience store to increase his income. His plan is to convert this store to a supermarket in a short period of time. Mehdad sells hot and cold beverages, Hookas, and sandwiches. His shop is located in a commercial area, which is very important for improving and developing his business sectors. Mehdad's customers support him a lot, and trust his quality. He hopes to keep providing his customers the best service ever, and continue developing his financial situation to start planning his own family.



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