A loan of $2,000 helped to purchase shaving equipment and supplies in addition to renovating his shop’s interior.


Ali's story

Ali is a 29-year-old married man living with his wife and only one child. After gaining many years of experience in his present occupation, he was able to open his own barbershop almost five years ago. He also got his wife’s support, especially after facing bad financial situations. She works in a travel agency.

Due to his good business reputation, he was capable of building up a clientele of a good number of loyal customers. With his requested youth loan from Kiva partner Ameen s.a.l, he will purchase shaving equipment and supplies, in addition to renovating his shop’s interior. In that way, he will satisfy his customers' demand and serve them with excellence. He is positive about his business prospects and plans to open a new branch of his shop in the coming years.



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