Hicham is a 34-year-old married man living with his wife and two children. Since 1997 he has owned a car repair shop where he services the neighboring villages.
Today, Hicham is requesting $1,200 to purchase equipment for his shop so as to be able to meet the demands of the market.
Due to political and social challenges in Lebanon, personally identifiable attributes of this entrepreneur may have been altered to protect their privacy (i.e., blurring portions of the borrower's picture, not indicating a name and location, etc.). Vitas appreciates Kiva lenders' understanding of these challenges and encourages them to continue their support for Lebanon's borrowers.