Noha is 41 years old, married, and has five children. She is from a village near Nablus. She works as a tailor from home, which she has been doing for four years.
Noha requested a loan, which she will use to buy tailoring tools such as fabric, needles, and other needed items to improve her productivity. She hopes that the loan will improve her work, increase her income, and improve her financial position.
Maisoon in Jordan
Maisoon sells clothes. She proved to have a wise business mind when she made offers on the clothing she sells during the back to school week. She is interested in building a customer base to open a store one day. The reason she is creating this business is to support her family. She is already a mother and her one child proved to be an expense. She didn't want to be shackled and chose to make an income through business to cater to the kid's needs.
She is in need of a loan to fund her purchase of winter clothes to sell during the winter season.
Basma in Palestine
Basma is a 44-year-old married woman with four children. She is from the city of Ramallah.
She works in tailoring and has seven years experience in this field. She's willing to buy tailoring tools, such as fabrics, needles and thread, to improve her tailoring work and increase her income to open her own store.
Hanan in Jordan
Hanan sells blankets. She wants to buy a batch at wholesale prices to make a larger profit when she sells per item.
She couldn't do so on her own because to buy wholesale you have to buy a large amount of blankets.
Hanan is confident about making an income and selling the blankets because winter is near and customers are in need of blankets.
She is asking for a loan to buy the blankets at wholesale price and make the foreseen profits. In the future she wants to open a store.
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