Ali is a 27-year-old single man living with his parents and three brothers. He has owned a car repair shop since 2008 where he provides services to his village and the neighboring villages. In addition, he sells engine oil in his shop.
Today, Ali is requesting $1,200 to buy more engine oil and needed repair tools.
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.