A loan of $800 helped to buy a glass display for her shop and newly-released fabrics.


Mariam's story

Mariam is a 60-year-old married woman, who has been working as a tailor for the past 39 years. In 1992, Mariam opened her own business, to develop her business and increase her income.
Mariam is specialized in tailoring clothes and table blankets and shields in a very creative way.
Her long experience provides her with customers' trust and support.
She is applying for her eighth cycle loan from Kiva's partner Al Majmoua, in order to buy a glass display for her shop and newly-released fabrics that will help her be more creative for new designs.
She hopes to be capable of moving her shop to another region that is more flexible and relaxing to her customers.



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