Marwan has owned an electric repair shop in his town since 2000. He is a 38-year-old married man with four children who all go to school. Today, Marwan is asking to borrow $1,200 to purchase a Rapid (name of a make or model of car) car which will facilitate his business travel to satisfy his clients’ demands.
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.