A loan of $1,700 helped a member to buy necessary handmade-souvenir needs such as threads, beads and many other new-release items.


Al Malak Group's story

Faten is the featured borrower of Al Malak group. She got together with her other group members to acquire a loan from Kiva’s partner Al Majmoua, because they have always been neighbors and friends. She is the one wearing grey at left.


Faten is a 46-year-old married mother of one child. She has been working by preparing and selling handmade souvenirs since four years ago. Faten is very talented in her domain and well-known in her region. She is applying for a loan from Kiva’s partner Al Majmoua to buy necessary handmade-souvenir needs such as threads, beads and many other new-release items. She will also use part of the loan to change her living room curtains to keep in a good situation since she expects most of her customers at home.


Faten is a hard worker; she also owns a small convenience store, which is necessary to have and manage well since it provides her family with a daily income.


As for the other borrowers, Ola is the one standing at the left wearing purple and Oussama is the one standing in the middle.

In this group: Faten , Ola , Oussama



Loan details


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Loan details