Imad El Dine is a 21-year-old single man, living with his parents. He has owned a barber shop since 2007. He cooperates with his father to support the household. The young man caters to a wide range of clientele in their village and neighboring villages. Today, Imad El Dine wishes to improve the decor of his barbershop and buy more tools. In order to do so, Imad El Dine is requesting $1,200.
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.