A loan of $2,500 helped to pay his children's tuition fees, do necessary maintenance on his car, and buy newly released fabrics.


Raouf's story

Raouf is a 44-year-old married man, father of two children. He has been working in the tailoring business for 31 years. In 1991, he opened his own business to improve his living and increase his income.

He applied for a loan from Kiva's partner Al Majmoua, in order to pay his children's tuition fees, do necessary maintenance on his car, and buy newly released fabrics. This will be his ninth cycle as an Al Majmoua borrower, with good standing and a good paying-back history.

His wide experience and accuracy in his business, attracted a lot of customers and spread his reputation among a lot of retail drapery dealers. Raouf hopes to keep on expanding his business as much as he can to complete most of his customers' requests.



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