A loan of $1,000 helped to cover some of the costs of his upcoming wedding.


Mahmoud's story

Mahmoud is a 29-year-old single man who is financially responsible for a family of five. He had to quit school early in order to provide for his family. He previously worked as a chef in a hotel for four years, and in the last few months, he started a new job at a diet center.

Mahmoud has a positive vision in life and has been raised with good family values, which have guided him throughout his challenges.

He acquired a Youth loan from Kiva’s field partner, Al Majmoua, in order to cover some of the costs of his upcoming wedding. Mahmoud's determination and ambition will surely provide him with future success in his work and marriage.



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