Achraf is a 37-year-old married man who lives with his wife and 2 children. In 2008, he opened his own own dry cleaning shop and named it "Mister Clean." Today, Achraf is requesting a loan of $1,200 to purchase two additional washing machines and a dryer.
Due to political and social challenges in Lebanon, personally identifiable attributes entrepreneurs 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.