Mohamad has owned a medical shop in his town since 2008 after seeing a need for such services in the region. He has specialized in selling medical supplies and equipment. He is a 52-year-old single man, living alone. Today, Mohamad is requesting a loan of $1,200 to purchase new medical supplies for inventory in his shop.
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.