A loan of $1,700 helped a member to send money for her family back in Philippines to make necessary maintenance to her house after the tornado hit their village and made damages.


Ilo Ilo Sisters Group's story

Rosalie is the featured borrower of Ilo Ilo Sisters. She got along with the other group members to acquire a loan from Kiva partner Al Majmoua, because they have always been best friends since they came to work in Lebanon in order to provide for their families' costs of living. Rosalie is a 49-year-old married mother of three children, who works as a housekeeper in Lebanon to cover her family's needs. Rosalie is acquiring a loan from Kiva partner Al Majmoua, to send money for her family back in the Philippines to make necessary maintenance for her house after the tornado hit their village and made damages. Rosalie is a hard worker who is working hard to save money in order to go back one day and unite with her beloved family. She is trying to establish her own business and develop her family's living conditions. Rosalie is the lady at the right with a jeans jacket. As for the other members, Salvacion is the first from the left, and Malou is the lady at the center.

In this group: Rosalie, Malou , Salvacion
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