Teddy Bear Crafts Can be a Source of Income

Amal Eissa Ahmed

 Amal from Giza is a married woman and a mother to three children. Her husband’s work was in tourism and unfortunately it has been stopped after the 25th revolution. Due to this fact, their economic condition was affected badly as they don’t have a source of income. She thought to run a project and to help her husband. She started her small project which is making teddy bears on her home sewing machine. The project was profitable and she was able to sell a large amount of them. She decided to improve her project and started to search for a source of fund. She heard about CEOSS and its support to the poor and needy families. She took her first loans to increase her capital and to buy extra row materials for her project. Due to her success in managing the project she was able to take many successive loans,. Her project improved and she was able to add other sewing machines and workers to double the sales. Amal became a famous woman among her neighbors who was able by her project to create a source of income and to help her husband financially in paying their children educational fees.