Ahlam is a very hardworking and enterprising young woman. She is married with one child. She has been working in embroidery /needlework since1998 where she delivers her products to the shop for sales to help improve her living situation. Today, Ahlam is requesting to borrow $1,000 to purchase merchandise to produce more products so she can increase her sales and therefore her income.
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.