Douha is a 35-year-old married woman with 2 children. She has owned a clothes shop since 2002 to earn income to help her husband in the household. Today, Douha is requesting to borrow $1,200 to purchase additional clothes for her shop as a stock.
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.