A loan of $1,800 helped to purchase winter shoes, newly released clothing items, winter blankets and mattresses.


Ibtissam's story

Ibtissam is a 30-year-old married mother of two children. She is a Palestinian refugee, who works hard for her living. Ibtissam is working hard to develop and run a clothes and shoe shop inside the Palestinian camp she is living. Ibtissam is acquiring a YOUTH loan from Kiva partner Al Majmoua to increase her business merchandise with a focus on special winter needs. She wants to diversify her products and respond to her customers’ needs and requests. She will increase her clothes capital with newly released items for the coming Christmas and winter season. She will also start selling winter blankets and mattresses to expand her working sector.
This loan will provide her with a wide range of items that will help her in developing her business and covering her family's socioeconomic situation.
Ibtissam hopes that in the future she can expand her workplace and move to a larger one in the future. She is planning to provide her children with a better living and a brighter future.



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