A loan of $1,500 helped to buy a new tailoring machine that will help her improve her business production.


Mona's story

Mona is a 44-year-old married mother of four whose husband works in furniture repair. She took over her family’s tailoring business from her parents and the revenues she makes from the shop help her pay for her children‘s private school education. Her business attracts a number of customers from around her neighborhood who are impressed by the high quality of her work. Mona is an ambitious woman who believes in taking advantage of every opportunity in life. She acquired a loan from Kiva’s field partner Al Majmoua so that she can scale her business and increase her productivity in order to generate more revenue, through buying new tailoring machine that will help her improve her business production.



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