Asad has owned a car repair shop since 2000. From this shop, he earns an income to satisfy the needs of his family. He supports his wife and child with this business. He is 32 years old. Asad is requesting a loan of $ 1,200 to purchase an air compressor for his business so he can meet the demands of his clients.
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.