A loan of $1,800 helped a member to buy new release for spring/summer beauty cosmetics and creams to serve her customers better and respond to their requests.

Youssef Group's story

Layal is the featured borrower of Youssef’s Group. She, along with her other group members are applying for a loan from Kiva partner Al Majmoua, because they have always been neighbors and friends. Layal is a 24-year-old married woman, mother of two children (Ali-6-M, Mohamad-5-M) who has been working in selling beauty cosmetics and creams for one year to help her husband in making their living and increasing their income.

Layal is a hard worker who puts so much effort into helping her husband in improving their social and financial situation. She is applying for a YOUTH LOAN from Kiva partner Al Mjamoua, in order to buy new release spring/summer beauty cosmetics and creams to serve her customers better and to respond to their requests. She hopes that one day she will be capable of opening her own shop instead of working from home. Layal is the one in the middle.

Aliyeh is the one on the right; she is a 29-year-old married woman, mother of three children (Darine-13-F, Mohamad-11-M, Hamza-6-M). She has been working in a school for five months, and is planning to invest the applied for loan to buy a new oven for her house instead of putting more pressure on her husband to increase his financial requests.

Huda is a 29-year-old married woman, mother of one child (Youssef-2.5 years-M), She is the one from the left. She has been working as a hair dresser and a tutor for three years, to increase her family’s income and improve their standard of living. Huda works at home and that’s why with the requested loan she will make sure that she will better serve her customers and improve her family’s living place through making the necessary maintenance and walls paintings.

In this group: Layal, Aliyeh, Huda

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