A loan of $700 helped a member to buy more merchandise with special event themes.


Balloons Group's story

Rihab is the featured borrower of Balloons group. She got together with the other group members to acquire a loan from Kiva's field partner Al Majmoua because they have always been neighbors and friends. Their acquired loans are normally invested in developing their living by increasing their income. Rihab is a 43-year-old married mother of two. She has been working at preparing and decorating special events for the last 12 years to support her beloved husband to cover their family's increasing needs, especially their children's tuition fees. With her loan, she will increase her business merchandise with special released special events themes and needs to stay up to date with her customers' requests, which will increase her income and develop her business more and more. She hopes to stay the number one in her region and expand her working sector to wider regions in the future . Rihab is the lady standing at the center of the picture wearing red. As for the other group members, Rand is the lady standing on the far left side of the picture with a striped black and white top while Ghofran is the lady on the far right side of the picture with a brick-colored top.

In this group: Rihab, Rand , Ghofran
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