A loan of $1,200 helped to purchase CDs, MP3s and electrical appliances.


Ali's story

Ali is a 58-year-old man who lives in Beirut, the capital of Lebanon, with his wife and their three children. Ali has been selling CDs and electrical appliances for 39 years. Ali requested a loan of 1200 US dollars from Al Majmoua (Kiva's Field Partner) in order to purchase CDs, MP3s and electronics. This is the first time that Ali has requested a loan. Ali's business stands out because he has low prices. His clients are his friends, neighbors and others. He decided on doing this business to take care of household needs. In the future, he plans to improve his work.



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