Hasan is a 29-year-old single man living with his parents and two siblings.
In 2007, Hasan opened a small shop to sell music, movie discs and tapes and some gadgets. His small business allowed him to provide better living conditions and to ameliorate his living situation.
Today, Hasan is requesting $1,000 to buy more merchandise and to make some modifications and renovations to 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.