A loan of $525 helped a member to buy ice cream and food to expand her business.


Jamal Al-Hodeida Group's story

This group, Jamal Al-Hodeida, consists of four ladies. They work in their businesses daily to increase their profits and provide a good living for their families. They live in Hodeida, Yemen.

Karosha is recently the leader of the group in this loan. She is a 32-year-old married woman who has four children. She sells ice cream and food. She started her business to assist her husband in providing for their family. This business allows her to meet her family's needs without much difficulty. She obtains her supplies at a market in the city.

She has requested a second loan of 30,000 YER from AMB to buy ice cream and food to expand her business.

She hopes to diversity her business to generate more profit.

She thanks Kiva lenders for funding the previous loan.

In this group: Karosha, Jomah, Laila, Laila
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