A loan of $1,600 helped a member to pay her children's school fees.


Al Fawar Group's story

Zenaida is the featured borrower of Al Fawar group. She joined with the other group members to apply for a loan from Kiva's partner Al Majmoua. They have been friends since they came to work in Lebanon from their hometowns in the Philippines. Zenaida is the 48-year-old divorced mother of five children. She works as a housekeeper to provide her beloved children with a good living. The loan she has applied for will be sent to her children in the Philippines to pay for their necessary school needs. She is the second from the right in the picture. As for the other group members, Leonora is the first from the right, Josefina is the tallest (she's the second from the left), and finally Lourdes is the first from the left.

In this group: Zenaida , Lourdes , Leonora , Josefina
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Loan details


Lenders and lending teams



Loan details