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A loan of $1,500 helped to renovate the shop.

Nihad's story

Nihad is from Iraq. He is 37 years old, married and has two children. He is the only provider for the family.

Nihad owns a small shop selling vegetables and fruits. He established his business in 2009. He has a good experience in this field and he is well known in the surrounding area with an excellent reputation.

He is requesting a $1,500 loan to renovate the shop. He is aiming to grow his business and increase his profits so he will be able to provide his family better life conditions.

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