Mirna is a 20-year-old single woman. She is living with her parents and five brothers and sisters. Mirna has been working as a tailor since 2007. Now, she is borrowing US$ 1,000 in order to buy a new sewing machine to satisfy her customers' needs.
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.