Hassan is a single man living with his parents. He's 25 years old. He has owned a car repair shop since 2007 to provide, along with his father, better life conditions for the family. Today, he wants to take out a loan of $1000 to buy more spare parts and perform maintenance for the machineries to enlarge his shop to meet the requirement of his clients and make a good income for his family.
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.