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Fatima is a 58-year-old married woman, and mother to seven children. Fatima is a hard working woman, who has been selling vegetables on the road side of her village for three years in order to provide her family with the basic standards of living. Fatima is the only breadwinner in her family, her husband doesn't work, that's why she is putting so much effort into developing her business to increase her income and improve her living standards.
Fatima is a applying for a loan from Kiva's partner Al Majmoua, in order to increase her stock with new seasonal vegetables, which will attract her customer’s attention.
Fatima hopes to stay in good health and be capable of providing her family with their necessary needs.

Additional Information

About Al Majmoua – Lebanese Association for Development

The Lebanese Association for Development – Al Majmoua is Lebanon’s leading microfinance institution and the oldest Kiva partner in Lebanon. Al Majmoua’s vision is to “be the leader in creating an inclusive financial system where all people in Lebanon have access to affordable services.” Given Lebanon's diverse population, Al Majmoua lends to all nationalities, provided legal residency. The strong financial position achieved to date has allowed Al Majmoua to steadily lower its pricing over the years.

Based on the belief that non-financial services play a complementary role in improving the quality of life of the most vulnerable entrepreneurs, Al Majmoua has established a solid Business Development Services program for both borrowers and non-borrowers with a focus on women and youth.

About Lebanon

  • $15,800
    Average annual income
  • 73
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    Lebanon Loans Fundraising
  • $19,546,275
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $500 helped Fatima to increase her stock with new seasonal vegetables.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
12 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Mar 26, 2013
Apr 29, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jan 17, 2014