Hussein is a 33-year-old married man and father of 2 children who are unemployed. He has owned a farming supplies and an accesories shop since 2004 to make a good income for his family. Today, Hussein is requesting to borrow US$ 1,000 to purchase additional equipment and tools to develop his business productivity
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.