A loan of $1,225 helped a member to buy bricks and cement to complete building two rooms in her house.


Om-Obady Group's story

Om-Obady Group is a four-member group of women, from Taiz, Yemen. They have asked for a YER 260,000 group loan from Al-Amal Microfinance Bank (AMB).

Nagla, the leader of the group, is a 39-year-old, married woman, with children. She is uneducated and doing her best to raise her children, as well as educating them.

Her house is very old and needs some basic renovations in order to build two rooms. In the first loan, Nagla started the renovating of her house.

In this loan, she wants to buy bricks and cement to complete the building of her two extra rooms. She hopes that, after the completion of the building, she will feel safe in her house with her family. All group members thank Kiva lenders for financing the first loan.

In this group: Yaghot, Elham, Nagla, Huda



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